17 The Drive, Sidcup DA14 4ER
The Drive specialises in care provision for adults with learning disabilities and associated complex needs. Creative responses are put together in order to achieve solutions for individuals found to be challenging.
The home has excellent disability access and is divided into two self-contained units.
Group: The Drive Care Homes Ltd
Person in charge: Abiola Odukale (Home Manager)
Local Authority / Social Services: London Borough of Bexley Council (click for contact details)
Type of Service: Care Home only (Residential Care) – Privately Owned , Registered for a maximum of 12 Service Users
Registered Care Categories*: Dementia • Learning Disability • Physical Disability • Sensory Impairment • Younger Adults
Specialist Care Categories: Alzheimer's • Asperger Syndrome • Autism/ASD • Cerebral Palsy • Challenging Behaviour • Down Syndrome • Epilepsy • Hearing Impairment & Deafness • Parkinson's Disease • Profound & Multiple Learning Disabilties • Speech Impairment • Visual Impairment
Admission Information: Ages 18+.
Languages Spoken by Staff (other than English): Makaton
Single Rooms: 12
Rooms with ensuite WC: 9
Weekly Charges Guide: Personal Care Single £1000 – £1800 (These prices are only a guideline, please contact The Drive to find out the exact price for your requirements.)
Facilities & Services: Palliative Care • Day Care • Respite 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 • 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 The Drive: click here
* Care Quality Commission is responsible for the registration and inspection of social care services in England.