127 Friary Road, London SE15 5UW
Situated on the outskirts of Peckham in South East London, Garden House is three connected terraced homes that can accommodate up to 10 adults with learning disabilities. With excellent transport links to central London, the home is within walking distance to Peckham’s shopping centre, and close to a variety of local amenities including shops, cinemas, restaurants, pubs, libraries, banks, churches and local colleges.
Garden House delivers high quality care for adults with learning disabilities in a friendly and safe environment. Regulated by the Care Quality Commission, the dedicated and experienced team use a person centred approach to ensure every individual’s needs are understood and met with the greatest privacy, dignity and respect.
Each individual chooses how they are supported, and lead very active lives. With a focus on independence, health, wellbeing and skills building, extensive activity programmes offer something for everyone. As well as staff, a team of committed volunteers support individual and group activities, so all have the chance to be social, get creative, or enjoy exercise.
Garden House enables residents to get the most out of life, supporting individuals to maintain relationships with family and friends, and gain the ability to move on to more independent living when they’re ready.
Since founding in 1948, Leonard Cheshire Disability has supported disabled people in the UK and across the world to fulfil their potential and live the lives they choose. The charity has many homes in the UK which provide thousands of disabled people with high quality housing, care and support.
Group: Leonard Cheshire Disability
Person in charge: Anna Lelacheur (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 10 Service Users
Registered Care Categories*: Learning Disability • Younger Adults
Specialist Care Categories: Asperger Syndrome • Autism/ASD • Profound & Multiple Learning Disabilties
Admission Information: Ages 18+.
Single Rooms: 10
Rooms with ensuite WC: 1
Facilities & Services: Independent Living Training • Own GP if required • Own Furniture if required • Pets by arrangement • Close to Local shops • Near Public Transport • Minibus or other transport • Gardens for residents • Residents Kitchenette • Phone Point in own room/Mobile • Television point in own room
Latest Care Quality Commission* Report on Garden 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 Garden House