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Supported Living, Respite & Accommodation

Woodleigh Healthcare homes in Leicester provide safe, innovative and bespoke packages of care for some of the community’s most vulnerable people. Our staff teams are well trained, dedicated and compassionate. We aim to make a positive, meaningful and sustainable difference to the lives of every person that we engage with.

Supported Living

Supported Accommodation

Respite Accommodation

Short Breaks

The Big House and Severn Street projects are co-located in Leicester to provide high quality overnight short breaks for young people with severe learning disabilities and associated complex physical and behavioural care needs.  All young people are supported with all aspects of care and social skills in an inclusive environment.   They are engaged in activities to stimulate learning and relaxation.   Woodleigh Healthcare strive to make a positive, meaningful and lasting difference in people’s lives by creating opportunities and collaborating with other agencies to promote the best possible outcomes for each young person in our care.

Severn Street service is open to provide supported accommodation young people between 16 and 25 years of age who are compatible to live together. It can accommodate a maximum of 4 young people at any one time.   The Big House is CQC registered.  Staff are trained to befriend the young people and operate a buddy system that is built on trust.  Our clients benefit from the staff’s specialist training, experience, compassion and safe methods in dealing with them when in distress.

The services are operational 7 nights per week, providing tailored care and accommodation for approximately 30 young people. Families can book respite in advance as and when they need the break and not vice versa.  Provision is based on the specific needs of each of the young people supported. A minimum ratio of 3 staff members to 4 young people is maintained during daytime hours and waking night staff and sleep ins will be available throughout each night.

The Big House is CQC registered is purpose built to provide accommodation  young people with nursing and personal care provide  respite provision for up to three young people at a time.  It has a large lounge, dining room with kitchen and lounge and one-bedroom land a toilet is located on the ground floor. Two bedrooms, big bathroom with a separate shower and office are located upstairs. There is a self-contained day room with its own shower and toilet.  The building has its own gym and a garden and play area that is safe, secure fully disabled accessible. The project owns a 7-seater to enable the young people to access the local community and travel away from the project on daytrips, local visits and events.

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