8 Bedford Road, Sandy SG19 1EL
Sheridan House in Sandy, Bedfordshire, offers residential care to adults with autism and learning disabilities who require 24 hour staffing support.
Clients at Sheridan House have difficulty with written and verbal communication.
Staff, which include speech and language therapists, work with each individual resident to identify which method of communication is most suited to the resident.
For example with menus, how does the resident choose what they would like for breakfast? Do they respond better towards being shown a photo or having bowls placed in front of them?
Person in charge: Jacqueline Northcott (Manager)
Local Authority / Social Services: Central Bedfordshire Council (click for contact details)
Type of Service: Care Home only (Residential Care) – Privately Owned , Registered for a maximum of 9 Service Users
Registered Care Categories*: Learning Disability • Sensory Impairment
Specialist Care Categories: Anorexia/Bulimia/Self Harming • Autism/ASD • Challenging Behaviour • Epilepsy • Speech Impairment
Admission Information: Ages from 18 to 65.
Single Rooms: 9
Rooms with ensuite WC: 9
Facilities & Services: Day 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 • Gardens for residents • Residents Kitchenette • Phone Point in own room/Mobile • Television point in own room
Latest Care Quality Commission* Report on Sheridan 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 Sheridan House