The service is able to support individuals from the age of 17 as part of a transitional model of support we promote at Regard. In each case we would work closely with all parties to ensure an agreed approach is put in place to help an individual make that transition in to adulthood a positive one.
Specialism: Supported living service for young people with learning disabilities and or autism in transition from residential college, foster care or the family home.
Details of Vacancies: Copperfield House has five large en-suite rooms plus a small flat available
Type of Service: Supported Living
Age Range: 18 +
Current profile of service: Copperfield House is a large detached house within walking distance of local amenities. The service has been completely refurbished to a very high standard and has six bedrooms plus communal areas. There are two ground floor bedroom with full en-suite bathrooms. On the first floor there are a further three en-suite bedrooms plus a self-contained flat. In addition to a large kitchen the service has a lounge and dining room as well as a secure private garden.
Focus of service: Promoting independence and supporting young people to access further education, employment, social and recreational activities. Person-centred transition plans are developed for each individual to develop their budgeting skills and to become more independent in all areas of their lives.
Hours provided: Staff are available 24 hours a day, including a sleep-in night staff member. This service would suit people moving from residential care or their family home.