Greenways Avenue, Bournemouth BH8 0AS
James Burns House is a facility that is fully-staffed and equipped to suit adults with a physical disability, adhering to a care philosophy that is based around suiting the independence and personal freedoms of its residents.
Professional carers look to make the most of a homely atmosphere and nutritious food menu to encourage good health and hygiene in a secure setting, with visitors made to feel welcome and GPs and therapists making regular visits.
The Leonard Cheshire Disability charity is highly regarded throughout the care and voluntary sectors for the contribution made to the lives of vulnerable adults, an extensive range of community support and a number of significant national campaigns.
Group: Leonard Cheshire Disability
Person in charge: Claire Hough (Service Manager)
Local Authority / Social Services: Bournemouth Borough Council (click for contact details)
Type of Service: Care Home only (Residential Care) – Voluntary / Not for Profit Owned , Registered for a maximum of 21 Service Users
Registered Care Categories*: Physical Disability • Younger Adults
Specialist Care Categories: Cerebral Palsy • Challenging Behaviour • Down Syndrome • Epilepsy • Head/Brain Injury • Hearing Impairment & Deafness • Huntington's Disease • Motor Neurone Disease • Multiple Sclerosis • Muscular Dystrophy • Orthopaedic • Parkinson's Disease • Spina Bifida & Hydrocephalus • Stroke • Visual Impairment
Admission Information: Residents aged 18-65 years.
Languages Spoken by Staff (other than English): French
Single Rooms: 21
Facilities & Services: Palliative Care • Respite Care • Own GP if required • Own Furniture if required • Pets by arrangement • Close to Local shops • Near Public Transport • Minibus or other transport • Wheelchair access • Ground Floor Accommodation only • 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 James Burns 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 James Burns House