Woodside Respite offers a fantastic opportunity for people with a learning disability or other complex needs to enjoy a break in the holiday village of Minehead in Somerset. All guests receive 24 hour shared support from trained and experienced staff who are friendly and committed to meeting your needs. There are vehicles available for transport to local attractions and activities.
Before your stay with us, we will complete a pre-assessment to ensure that your wishes and needs are all meet during the time you are with us. We then complete a personalised care plan which is shared with our staff before you arrive. You can visit us for the day or stay overnight before booking for a longer period, this gives you the opportunity to get to know staff and our accommodation. We can also provide support at short notice and in emergencies, subject to availability.
Woodside is a large, spacious eight bedroom home set in large gardens. It benefits from three different outside areas, all of which are kept private with surrounding large trees and bushes. We offer in-house activities including arts and crafts, gardening and games. Other activities can be provided on request, where possible.
The eight large bedrooms all have en-suite facilities and lovely views of the home’s grounds and the hills surrounding Minehead. Two of the bedrooms downstairs are wheelchair accessible and fitted with a ceiling hoist which can access the whole room, and the adjoining bathroom.