Old Village Road, Barry CF62 6RA
Kington House is a residential service tht provides support for 11 adults with Mental Health - "Creating person-centred outcomes" The Mental Health RecoverySstar model is implemented for those with mental health needs to monitor key domains of well-being. From the recovery assessment star, progression plans are developed in areas of need. These outline specific strategies, interventions and goals to facilitate recovery and well-being. Goals are then implemented to key areas focus areas.
Kington House is situated 10 minutes from Barry Town Center and is convenient for access to Cardiff, the airport and the M4 motorway for links into the rest of South Wales.
This large Victorian property has been sympathetically converted into a 7 bedroom service for adults with mental health needs, each bedroom being fully en-suite. Two of the seven bedrooms are on the ground floor. Kington House also provides an elegant lounge, dining room, meeting room, laundry and brand new fitted kitchen. Service users can also enjoy the mature private gardens.
Person in charge: Melanie Heaher (Home Manager)
Local Authority / Social Services: Vale of Glamorgan Council (click for contact details)
Type of Service: Care Home only (Residential Care) – Privately Owned , Registered for a maximum of 7 Service Users
Registered Care Categories*: Mental Health Condition • Physical Disability
Specialist Care Categories: Anorexia/Bulimia/Self Harming • Bipolar/Manic Depression • Challenging Behaviour • Drug Dependence (past or present) • Head/Brain Injury • Schizophrenia • Stroke
Admission Information: Ages 18+.
Single Rooms: 7
Rooms with ensuite WC: 7
Facilities & Services: Respite Care • Independent Living Training • Own GP if required • Own Furniture if required • Pets by arrangement • Close to Local shops • Near Public Transport • Minibus or other transport • Wheelchair access • Gardens for residents • Residents Kitchenette • Television point in own room • Residents Internet Access
Latest Care and Social Services Inspectorate Wales* Report on Kington House: click here
* Care and Social Services Inspectorate Wales is responsible for the registration and inspection of social care services in Wales.
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