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How Wey House became Sam’s safe haven
Nursing care homes

How Wey House became Sam’s safe haven

Moving into a new home can be difficult. When Sam* moved into our specialist nursing care home, Wey House, in 2019 he found it tough. He was moving from a secure hospital placement, which wasn’t quite the right fit for ...

Mary moved into supported living during COVID-19!
COVID-19

Mary moved into supported living during COVID-19!

Sometimes moving to a new home can take time, especially during the COVID-19 pandemic, but it makes it all worthwhile. Here’s Mary’s moving-in story, where she shares her experience on recently moving into one of our supported living services. Meet ...

James’ journey to independence!
Care Homes

James’ journey to independence!

James joined Westwood House, a residential care home in Wiltshire, in 2016 when he was just 19 years old. It was meant to be a six-week respite but the positive change he felt in that short amount of time led ...

COVID-19 won’t stop these three friends moving into supported living!
Supported living

COVID-19 won’t stop these three friends moving into supported living!

Meet Emily, Emily and Leanne, the ladies who moved into one of our new supported living properties in Somerset mid-lockdown. After being friends for over three years, they decided it was time to move into a house together as they ...

My Choice, My Voice – Helping Karen to become more independent
Care Homes

My Choice, My Voice – Helping Karen to become more independent

Meet Karen Karen lives at Heather House , one of our residential care homes in Tyne & Wear. She has learning difficulties and epilepsy, so requires support with day to day care and access to the community. Since joining Heather House ...

Supporting Josh to transition from hospital into his new home
Transition

Supporting Josh to transition from hospital into his new home

Josh* had been in multiple residential care homes and supported living accommodation but nothing had worked out quite right. With several re-admissions to a specialist inpatient unit for people with a learning disability, Josh had a history of failed discharges ...

Shaun’s seaside stopover!
Care Homes

Shaun’s seaside stopover!

Since moving to residential care home, Westwood, in 2009, Shaun has been on quite the journey: from home bird to holiday lover! When he first moved in, Shaun was reluctant to go out. Staff struggled to encourage him to take ...

Andrew’s exciting move during lockdown
Transition

Andrew’s exciting move during lockdown

Andrew is autistic, this means his routine and having regular people in his life is very important for him because he finds change difficult. He had a very active and exciting life before lockdown. He went to day centres five ...

Ayesha’s life changing transition journey
Transition

Ayesha’s life changing transition journey

Ayesha and her staff team decided that she needed a change. She was living at Spring Grove Road, another Voyage Care service, but she wasn’t settled. As a result, she frequently demonstrated challenging behaviours. They agreed to look for a ...

Ross is learning independent living skills at home
Supported living

Ross is learning independent living skills at home

Ross, who lives at Sonnet Court – one of our supported living properties, enjoys studying independent living skills at Totton College and has attended the college for around two years. Unfortunately, due to the COVID-19 pandemic, classes have been cancelled. ...

Never stop fighting
Brain injury rehab

Never stop fighting

Jason sustained a brain injury five days after his 18th birthday when he was involved in a car accident. The accident left him hospitalised for several months; he was un able to breathe independently and had severe front lobe damage ...

Dave’s dedication to recovery
Brain injury rehab

Dave’s dedication to recovery

Dave joined us at John Cabot house in April 2017 after incurring a brain injury. Dave had bilateral neck injuries, a sternal injury and a dense right hemiplegia. This resulted in Dave having very limited use of the right side ...