Ty Hendy, Swansea, Carmarthenshire
Ty Hendy, Swansea, Carmarthenshire
Ty Hendy, Swansea, Carmarthenshire

Ty Hendy offers accommodation for 17 individuals with learning disabilities who may also have early onset dementia. Ty Hendy provides a self contained unit with eight bedrooms; each bedroom is en-suite with direct-dial telephones, memory boxes, open fronted furniture and sensor operated bathroom lights. In addition, there are also five self- contained flats with en suite facilities, kitchen, direct-dial telephones and internet access. The service also offers respite care for four individuals in a self contained respite facility located on the same site. Ty Hendy is light and airy and has three self contained gardens set in beautiful grounds. There is a dedicated activities room and various lounges. Individuals are encouraged to pursue their own hobbies and interests. Evening therapies are offered, such as yoga, aromatherapy, music therapy and reflexology through qualified practitioners. People using the service enjoy a variety of activities such as garden games, discos, karaoke, indoor games, BBQ’s, cinema visits and swimming. Contact or visit the website for more information.

Group: Consensus

Person in charge: Fiona Bush (Service Manager)

Local Authority / Social Services: Carmarthenshire County Council (click for contact details)

Type of Service: Care Home only (Residential Care) – Privately Owned , 17 residents

Registered Care Categories*: Dementia • Learning Disability • Mental Health Condition • Old Age • Younger Adults

Admission Information: Ages 18+.

Single Rooms: 17

Rooms with ensuite WC: 17

Facilities & Services: Physiotherapy • Independent Living Training • Own GP if required • Own Furniture if required • Minibus or other transport • Wheelchair access • Gardens for residents • Television point in own room

Latest Care & Social Services Inspectorate* Report on Ty Hendy: 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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Current Reviews

Review Score: 8.1 (8.094)

The user Review Score of 8.1 for Ty Hendy is based on 3 Review/Recommendations. This Review Score of 8.094 is made up of 4.441 Points relating to the ratings and 3.653 Points relating to the number of positive Reviews/Recommendations.

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I would like more support from staff with her finances.
I enjoy living at Ty Hendy and would like to have more party's at the house.

Overall Standard: Excellent

Facilities: Excellent

Care / Support: Excellent

Cleanliness: Excellent

Treated with Dignity: Excellent

Food & Drink: Good

Staff: Excellent

Activities: Satisfactory

Management: Excellent

Safety / Security: Excellent

Rooms: Excellent

Value for Money: Good

Would like more activities and more one to one staff support.

Overall Standard: Good

Facilities: Good

Care / Support: Satisfactory

Cleanliness: Good

Treated with Dignity: Good

Staff: Good

Activities: Satisfactory

Management: Excellent

Safety / Security: Good

Rooms: Excellent

I would recommend Ty Hendy for the care of people who have a learning disability. It is specialist provision specifically for this vulnerable group. The above really does meet individual needs very well.

Overall Standard: Excellent

Facilities: Good

Care / Support: Excellent

Cleanliness: Good

Treated with Dignity: Excellent

Food & Drink: Good

Staff: Good

Activities: Good

Management: Excellent

Safety / Security: Excellent

Rooms: Excellent

Value for Money: Excellent

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