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Our Services | Learning Disabilities | Calderdale | Heatherstones Nursing Service

Heatherstones Nursing Service

Heatherstones is a purpose built bungalow in a quiet residential setting overlooking Savile Park Moor.

Heatherstones Building

Service Description

Heatherstones Nursing Home accommodates eight adults with learning disabilities, physical disabilities and significant health needs.

The home is a purpose built bungalow which is adapted to meet the needs of the client group. The building is wheelchair accessible throughout and there is ceiling tracking in all the bedrooms, bathrooms and lounges.

The home overlooks Savile Park Moor and is only a short walk from Manor Heath Park. Local amenities include St Judes Church, Rosegarth GP surgery, Heath pharmacy and a newsagent and off licence store. The service has strong links with the GP surgery and community health professionals. There is also a nearby hairdressers which is used by most clients.

The service has a registered Manager who is responsible for the day to day running of the home, a Clinical Lead, and a team of nurses and support assistants.

Aims and Objectives of the Service

Heatherstones team plan works to St Anne’s Strategic Aims:

  1. To provide high quality, personalised services which deliver measureable outcomes and positive experiences for clients.
  2. To develop and sustain existing services, whilst seeking out opportunities for growth and development of new services.
  3. To be an employer of choice, attracting, recruiting, retaining and developing a high quality workforce.
  4. To demonstrate efficiency and value for money in all our activities.
  5. To continue to strive to be a diverse and inclusive organisation.

Heatherstones' specific aims are:

  • To provide person centred health care to clients throughout their lives, as well as at the end of their lives.
  • To work in partnership with families and health professionals to best meet clients needs.
  • To learn and develop in order to best meet clients' changing needs.
  • To provide dignified and compassionate care.

What does the Service offer?

Heatherstones provides dedicated nursing care 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. The service is on The Gold Standards Framework and can provide palliative and end of life care to clients. Each client has a dedicated named nurse and key worker. All clients are assessed against set health domains to ensure that their health needs are effectively met. Each client has a person centred plan with specific goals set to help support them to do the things they enjoy, such as having a holiday, days out, perusing interests and socialising.

Who should be referred to this service?

Adults with a learning disability and significant health need.

Who can refer?

Most clients are 100% health funded and are referred via Calderdale’s Clinical Commissioning Group.

Contact Details

Gerard Wainwright

Job Title: Registered Home Manager

Email: gerard.wainwright@st-annes.org.uk