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Vancouver Road

Space Available - 08008400313

Specialism: Learning Disabilities and Mental Health needs who may present with challenging behaviour.

Details of Vacancy: One first floor vacancy

Type of Service: Residential.

Age Range: 18 - 50 years

Current Profile of Service: The service staff team are trained in supporting individuals with learning disabilities, autism, other mental health needs and complex behaviours. Individuals are supported to live independent lives to the best of their ability, learn new skills for life and remain socially included in the local community.

Hours Provided: There is a registered manager at the service and 24-hour support with waking night staff.

Focus of Service: Our services are focused around the individual, enabling them to make their own choices and live the lives they choose. Individuals are assisted in positive risk taking so that they actively increase their confidence and move towards their goals in achievable milestones. We encourage individuals to access and take part in leisure activities and enable them to build up their skills by accessing educational and employment opportunities where possible.

People viewed the staff as caring and relatives were made to feel welcome when they visited. People’s independence and choices were supported and their dignity and privacy were respected.

Care Quality Commission report, 2016

About this service
What we offer
Meet the team
Success Stories

Vancouver Road service is a spacious 1920’s semi-detached house in a residential area situated in Forest Hill, South London. It can accommodate 8 people in single or double rooms arranged over 3 floors, with shared communal facilities.

The property has a large garden and is ideally situated for individuals to access community facilities including shops, restaurants, leisure facilities, colleges and transport links.

Vancouver provides:

24 hour support providing night waking members of staff

Promotion of independence and integration into the community

Fully inclusive support planning, care needs and risk assessment by skilled and qualified staff experienced in working with adults with learning disabilities and mental health needs.

An outcome-focused approached with proven track record of supporting individuals to gain greater independence and skills including independent living skills, support with finances and social integration.

Continuity and consistency of support managed by an experienced Home Manager.

Energetic and Enthusiastic trained staff team.

Access to specialist expertise, as appropriate, such as psychiatrists, occupational therapists and community psychiatric nurses.

Vancouver has its own transport for the use of the residents.

Ernestine Dadey is the manager at Vancouver Road.

Fun in the sun at Vancouver Road’s Care Home Open Day party

This week, Vancouver Road, our residential service in Lewisham, participated in Care Home Open Day 2018.

Clareville’s sun-filled open day with the local community is a huge success

When we were looking for services to volunteer and host events for Care Home Open Day this year, our Clareville service in Caterham jumped at the opportunity.

Fulfilling lives through football

Football is proving to be the key to a fulfilling life for a group of South London men with learning difficulties and other complex needs.

Care Home Open Day 2018 – Linking Communities

Following on from the success of last year’s events, we are pleased to announce that many of our residential services will opening up their doors, once again, for National Care Home Open Day 2018.

Investors in People Gold tea party celebrations at Vancouver Road

We were delighted to learn that we have been awarded the prestigious Gold Investors In People standard and decided to celebrate by holding a company-wide ‘Gold Tea Party’ in all of our Regard services on 30th September.

‘A dream I never thought possible’ - Michael moves from Vancouver Road to his own house

Having a home to call his own has long been a dream of Michael Joseph, known as MJ.

Contact Vancouver Road

  • 23 Vancouver Road, Forest Hill, Catford, London, SE23 2AG
  • 0208 699 3762
  • 07734 538 229
  • 0208 699 3762
  • Home Manager: Dadey Ernestine
  • Regional Manager: Lorraine Hewlett: 07793 804 296
  • Area Director: Mark Penney: 07747866611

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APM: Bernie Gilligan: 07584 100 324

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