5 Prince of Wales Road, Dorchester DT1 1PW
Encombe is a dedicated respite service for adults with learning disabilities. Set in the heart of Dorchester it is conveniently located to all local amenities. The team offer a bespoke service to ensure residents enjoy a relaxing break. The team understand the importance of tailoringsupport to meet all care needs. Encombe can support emergency admissions and is registered to provide respite for young adults aged between 16-18 years.
Group: Encompass (Dorset)
Person in charge: Michelle Vincent (Manager)
Local Authority / Social Services: Dorset County Council (click for contact details)
Type of Service: Care Home only (Residential Care) – Voluntary / Not for Profit Owned , Registered for a maximum of 8 Service Users
Registered Care Categories*: Learning Disability • Old Age • Physical Disability • Sensory Impairment • Younger Adults
Specialist Care Categories: Autism/ASD • Cerebral Palsy • Challenging Behaviour • Down Syndrome • Epilepsy • Hearing Impairment & Deafness • Profound & Multiple Learning Disabilties • Speech Impairment • Visual Impairment
Admission Information: Via Local Authority/CCG/Personal Budget/Private/Respite only. Ages 16+.
Single Rooms: 8
Rooms with ensuite WC: 8
Facilities & Services: Respite Care • Own GP if required • Close to Local shops • Near Public Transport • Minibus or other transport • Lift • Wheelchair access • Gardens for residents • Phone Point in own room/Mobile • Television point in own room
Latest Care Quality Commission* Report on Encombe Respite Service: click here
* Care Quality Commission is responsible for the registration and inspection of social care services in England.
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