42 Alma Road, Reigate RH2 0DN
Situated in Reigate, Surrey, Dorandene is a spacious, two storey detached home that can accommodate up to 10 adults with physical and learning disabilities. The home is within walking distance of Reigate town centre which offers a variety of local amenities including shops, pubs, restaurants, cafes, a library, cinema and leisure facilities.
Dorandene 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, make use of the in-house sensory room or enjoy exercise.
Dorandene 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: Rengasamy Govinden (Service Manager)
Local Authority / Social Services: Surrey County Council (click for contact details)
Type of Service: Care Home only (Residential Care) – Voluntary / Not for Profit Owned , Registered for a maximum of 9 Service Users
Registered Care Categories*: Learning Disability • Physical Disability • Younger Adults
Specialist Care Categories: Asperger Syndrome • Cerebral Palsy • Down Syndrome • Multiple Sclerosis
Admission Information: Ages 18+.
Single Rooms: 9
Rooms with ensuite WC: 0
Facilities & Services: Respite Care • Physiotherapy • Own GP if required • Own Furniture if required • Minibus or other transport • Gardens for residents
Latest Care Quality Commission* Report on Dorandene: click here
* Care Quality Commission is responsible for the registration and inspection of social care services in England.