Changing lives with person-centred care. Heathcotes provide person-centred specialist residential accommodation for adults with learning disabilities, mental health needs and associated complex needs.
With over 60 services nationwide, Heathcotes has been a trusted partner to over 50 local authorities and Clinical Commissioning Groups since 2004.
Services are designed to help the people they support enjoy a happy, fulfilling life and achieve as much social inclusion and as much independence as possible.
Heathcotes are committed to providing person-centred care and demonstrating the principles of positive behaviour support which are embedded within the organisational culture.
With a care support model designed in line with the Transforming Care Agenda, their services enable individuals to step down from hospital settings or more secure environments.
The team have many years’ experience and outstanding expertise in working with complex individuals to manage challenging behaviour in a homely, less restrictive environment.
Specialist Residential Service
Heathcotes living environments closely resemble typical family homes. Each service has a small number of beds, enabling our colleagues to provide generous space and high quality.
Residential services are often used as a bridge between a hospital and community setting and, with highly skilled and committed support staff, the team are able to provide a full care pathway to independence for many of the people they support.
The team also provide specialist residential based therapy and care for individuals with Personality Disorders.
Heathcotes Personality Disorder services combine experience and expertise in managing challenging behaviour with intensive psychological input.
Our colleagues understand that the people they support may have greater emotional need and staff are trained to focus on strengths and abilities and in providing quality and meaningful engagement.
Heathcotes Therapy Services offer a full and varied activity programme, led by the people being supported.This focusses on interests and choice – facilitating a structured day approach.
Enhanced Supported Living
Heathcotes offers enhanced supported living services for individuals that require step down to a semi-independent setting.
Our purpose built, self-contained flats are ideal for those individuals who may not be suited to a shared setting or for those who have developed the skills they require and are ready for that next step towards an independent living environment.
The team wholeheartedly support promoting independence for individuals; in response to this they are expanding their care pathway to offer more bespoke supported living accommodation for individuals.