There’s a lot of evidence that animals and pets can have a positive impact on mental health but it’s not common in supported living environments. That isn’t the case at Pathways, a supported housing scheme for people with mental health issues in Bexhill (East Sussex), where we’ve seen the significant benefits that therapy dog
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Customers from our Thurrock Learning Disability service enjoyed a fun-packed weekend in Centre Parcs last month. They were supported by staff to plan and save up for the trip and were then accompanied during the break by Suzanne Potterton, Support Worker and Fiona Dianin, Team Manager.
Staff and residents from Prescott House in Burgess Hill, Sussex recently enjoyed a sports day and picnic in the local park.
Customers from Pathways, a specialist mental health supported housing scheme in Bexhill, have worked with staff to create their very own cook book.
Last year, Pathways residents created some “Happy stones” to hide around Bexhill with the hope of brightening someone’s day. This mission has certainly been accomplished!
Residents of Pathways, a specialist supported housing scheme in Bexhill for people with mental health issues, originally set out to paint the stones to decorate their new book case. They decided
The West Sussex Domiciliary Care service, based in Prescott House (above) in Burgess Hill and Arthur Bliss House in Lindfield, has successfully achieved a ‘good’ Care Quality Commission (CQC) rating during its recent inspection.
The service provides a responsive care service to 45 customers with long-term physical care needs and staff are on
Hornsey Lane, our specialist care and support scheme in Islington, achieved a ‘Good’ Care Quality Commission (CQC) rating during its recent inspection.
The scheme supports up to 12 customers with long-term mental health and care needs and employees are on site 24 hours a day, seven days
Our Mental Health Peer Support programme has won the ‘Excellence in Engagement in Support and Care’ category
Our Peer Support programme offers training for customers who have had experience of mental distress and it has proven to be an excellent way of increasing the skills and confidence of those taking part. It also provides a unique type
Our Care and Support team has won a floating support contract covering the whole of Essex.
Essex County Council has recognised that challenges – such as welfare reforms and the increasing cost of privately rented housing – are creating an environment where housing-related support services are crucial. They have now commissioned Peabody to deliver