Avalon is a specialist residential home specifically for adults with learning disabilities, epilepsy and dysphagia in Grays, Essex.
The scheme supports eight adults with all their personal care and nutritional needs, 24 hours a day, seven days a week. The scheme includes specialist equipment, including hoists, in order to transfer between wheelchairs, baths, showers and chairs.
Customers are supported by a team of support workers to ensure all individual needs are met alongside any social needs. We place a high focus on maintaining and increasing independence and choice.
Every customer has a support and care plan that reflects their needs and aspirations. Staff regularly review these plans with you to ensure that they still reflect the needs that are important to you.
Our focus is on providing a person centered service ensuring you are treated as an individuals and your nursing needs do not overshadow your choices and personality.
We take referrals from individuals who self-refer, family members, social workers, hospital discharge teams or commissioners.
Referrals can be made over the telephone on 01375 841 402.
One of our nurses will then arrange to meet with you to carry out a full pre admission assessment to determine how we can meet your needs and to identify any additional resources required.