272 Cowbridge Road East, Canton, Cardiff CF5 1HA
Thompson Court in Cardiff offers residential support to individuals with a dual diagnosis of mental health or challenging needs associated with their learning disability.
The staff offers structure to individual's daily lives and encourage integration into the local community.
Staff encourage independence by finding solutions within a safe, therapeutic environment. Residents are encouraged to prepare their own meals which can help provide a focus for their day.
All residents are encouraged to express their views and are overseen by a regional RGM clinical lead, clinical support nurse and a specialist behaviour adviser for support in psychological and physical health needs. A consultant clinical psychiatrist is available if required.
Residents get the opportunity to undertake a range of leisure and social activities.
Person in charge: Iestyn Duggan (Manager)
Local Authority / Social Services: Cardiff Council (click for contact details)
Type of Service: Care Home only (Residential Care) – Privately Owned , 3 residents
Registered Care Categories*: Learning Disability • Mental Health Condition • Younger Adults
Specialist Care Categories: Alcohol Dependence (past or present) • Anorexia/Bulimia/Self Harming • Bipolar/Manic Depression • Challenging Behaviour • Drug Dependence (past or present) • Profound & Multiple Learning Disabilties • Schizophrenia
Admission Information: Male only. Ages 18+.
Single Rooms: 3
Rooms with ensuite WC: 3
Facilities & Services: Respite Care • Independent Living Training • Own GP if required • Own Furniture if required • Close to Local shops • Near Public Transport • Gardens for residents • Residents Kitchenette • Television point in own room • Residents Internet Access
Latest Care & Social Services Inspectorate* Report on Thompson Court: click here
* Care & Social Services Inspectorate Wales (CSSIW) is responsible for the registration and inspection of social care services in Wales.
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