138 College Road, London SE19 1XE
Athol House Cheshire Home employs a team of staff who are experts in helping people to live with the challenges of a physical disability or a sensory impairment.
An in-house activities programme ensures there is always a great deal for occupants to enjoy and get involved with, including arts and crafts, music therapy and gardening, with regular barbecues a popular addition and reflexology also available.
One of many services from Leonard Cheshire Disability, the sector's largest voluntary workforce and dedicated to campaigning for the rights and well-being of disabled people.
Group: Leonard Cheshire Disability
Person in charge: Allison Hardy (Service Manager)
Local Authority / Social Services: London Borough of Southwark Council (click for contact details)
Type of Service: Care Home only (Residential Care) – Voluntary / Not for Profit Owned , Registered for a maximum of 21 Service Users
Registered Care Categories*: Physical Disability • Younger Adults
Specialist Care Categories: Cerebral Palsy • Epilepsy • Head/Brain Injury • Hearing Impairment & Deafness • Multiple Sclerosis • Speech Impairment • Stroke • Visual Impairment
Admission Information: Ages 18+.
Single Rooms: 21
Rooms with ensuite WC: 1
Facilities & Services: Physiotherapy • 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 • Lift • Wheelchair access • Gardens for residents • Residents Kitchenette • Phone Point in own room/Mobile • Television point in own room • Residents Internet Access
Latest Care Quality Commission* Report on Athol House: click here
* Care Quality Commission is responsible for the registration and inspection of social care services in England.
There are currently no Care Home Idol entrants who have performed at Athol House