Overcliffe House is part of the leading UK charity for people with autism, The National Autistic Society. The charity provide secure accommodation and friendly services that are carried out by professionals who understand how to tailor care and support for adults with this condition. Provision is focused on helping each adult develop a full and independent life, by increasing their skills and confidence and offering access to activities that interest them.
Alongside long-term residential care, the charity provides short breaks and outreach services, looking to be as versatile and make a positive impact on the lives of as many adults with autism as possible. In-house training is in place for care workers, with a focus on achieving recognised qualifications in the latest studies on autism.
Person in charge: Claire Meredith (Manager)
Local Authority / Social Services: Kent County Council (click for contact details)
Type of Service: Care Home only (Residential Care) – Voluntary / Not for Profit Owned , 12 residents
Registered Care Categories*: Learning Disability
Specialist Care Categories: Autism/ASD
Admission Information: Over 18 years of age with autistic spectrum disorder.
Single Rooms: 12
Facilities & Services: Day Care • Independent Living Training • Own GP if required • Own Furniture if required • Smoking not permitted • Close to Local shops • Near Public Transport • Minibus or other transport • Wheelchair access • Gardens for residents • Residents Kitchenette • Television point in own room
Latest CQC* Report on Overcliffe House: click here
*Care Quality Commission (CQC) is responsible for the registration and inspection of social care services in England.
There is currently no 'Recommendation Score' for Overcliffe House.
There are currently no recommendations for Overcliffe House
There are currently no Care Home Idol entrants who have performed at Overcliffe House