250/252 Wells Road, Knowle, Bristol BS4 2PN
Alexandra House is a specialist, residential care service for adults aged 18 to 65 with Asperger Syndrome and Autistic Spectrum Disorders. Many residents will have other related conditions, and may present challenging behaviours.
The service is registered with the Care Quality Commission (CQC) to provide specialist care for people with ASD, who are referred from local authority learning disability and mental health services.
The home is a large Victorian building, which is well maintained and has many outstanding features, creating a very pleasant living environment. All the rooms have en-suite shower facilities.
In addition to the main House, Alexandra House has two supported, independent living units on the same site, for preparing residents for move on placements. There is a total of six supported living flats.
With the right support, understanding and encouragement, people with Asperger Syndrome can reach their maximum potential and enjoy a quality of life, which they deserve as an individual and valued member of the community in which they live.
Person in charge: John Duggan (Manager)
Local Authority / Social Services: Bristol City Council (click for contact details)
Type of Service: Care Home only (Residential Care) – Privately Owned , Registered for a maximum of 16 Service Users
Registered Care Categories*: Learning Disability • Mental Health Condition • Younger Adults
Admission Information: Specialise in Aspergers Syndrome.
Single Rooms: 16
Rooms with ensuite WC: 16
Facilities & Services: Independent Living Training • Own GP if required • Close to Local shops • Near Public Transport • Minibus or other transport • Lift • Gardens for residents • Residents Kitchenette • Phone Point in own room/Mobile • Television point in own room
Latest Care Quality Commission* Report on Alexandra 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 Alexandra House