Sutherland Court is a care home registered to provide accommodation for seven adults with complex physical needs and learning disabilities.
The home comprises of two large adjoining bungalows - known as house 1 and house 3. The home benefits from use of adapted vehicle and two large gardens, one of which has recently been landscaped and adapted to meet clients needs and acsessabilty. The home is located in a quiet residential area of Lightcliffe, Halifax, close to shops, cafes and leisure facilities.
Each connecting bungalow has its own living room, kitchen and garden. Bungalow 1 has a bathroom with a bath and manual bath chair, three bedrooms and is supported by one member of staff. Bungalow 3 has a wet room, four bedrooms and is supported by two members of staff. The property shares a laundry room. There is waking night staff and sleep-in staff on duty during the night.
Aims and Objectives of the Service
To provide person centred support to clients, with a strong emphasis on promoting independence, making informed choices and working in consultation with individuals to enhance their quality of life.
Who should be referred to this service?
Sutherland Court is registered to provide residential care for up to seven clients with learning disabilities. The service will provide placements to either gender over the age of eighteen.
The service can provide both accommodations for able bodied clients and those who may need assistance with their mobility.
Staff at Sutherland Court have experience in supporting clients with behaviour that challenges, dementia, epilepsy and visually impairment.
What happens in the Referral Process for this service?
Manager: Gareth Chapman