At Sir Evelyn Road we provide care and support for adults with autism, learning disabilities, epilepsy and challenging behaviours. Here at Sir Evelyn Road we believe that nothing is impossible and we will help you to achieve your goals. We want to listen to you and support you in a way that you choose.
The staff at the home have a good knowledge of the services and facilities available within the local community such as college courses and horse riding, trampolining, discos and use of the sensory room at the local church. We are a home that has a focus on active support, choices and community presence. We have also supported people to go abroad on holiday for the first time in their lives.
The home is a detached house which supports up to six people. There is also an adjoining single person self-contained annex. The main home has a bright open communal lounge diner, spacious kitchen, bedrooms with en-suite facilities, and some without, and a large enclosed garden.
The friendly team of staff have experience and training in supporting people with learning disabilities and epilepsy and those with autism. The team have a strong focus on independence and community presence. The manager has a wealth of experience and holds a qualification in Leadership and Management Diploma Level 5 in Health and Social Care. The Deputy Manager has an NVQ Level 3 in Health and Social Care and is working towards level 5 Diploma. A number of support staff have NVQ level 2 or a University Degree. We have drivers in our team who support the residents to go out and about in the service car but we also use public transport.