38 New Road, Skewen, Neath SA10 6EP
Ffordd Newydd is a progressive pathway towards independence. The service aims to support individuals with Mental Health needs to succeed in working towards their independence, whilst setting targets in the Recovery Star Model.
Each person sets achievable goals within an 18 month period with the view to step down into supported living tenancies or to their own home. The Recovery Star Model is a tool used to support individuals to maximise their independence. The Recovery Star focuses on 10 major life areas such as managing their Mental Health, physical health and self-care, identity and self-esteem.
The staff team at Ffordd Newydd are experienced, fully trained and qualified to provide support and encourage each individual to reach their full potential, whilst they are on their own unique and personal journey to recovery.
Located in a small and friendly community of Skewen within the Neath Valley and mountains, the service is situated 1 mile from Neath town centre, and 1 mile from the M4 Motorway.
Ffordd Newydd is an accessible property.
Ffordd Newydd has six individual flats, each with their own open plan kitchen, living room, bedroom and separate double bedroom. There is also a communal area, shared laundry facilities and external patio and garden.
Person in charge: Katy Morris (Manager)
Local Authority / Social Services: Neath Port Talbot County Borough Council (click for contact details)
Type of Service: Care Home only (Residential Care) – Privately Owned , Registered for a maximum of 6 Service Users
Registered Care Categories*: Mental Health Condition • Substance Misuse • Younger Adults
Specialist Care Categories: Anorexia/Bulimia/Self Harming • Bipolar/Manic Depression • Challenging Behaviour • Drug Dependence (past or present) • Schizophrenia
Admission Information: Ages 18+.
Single Rooms: 6
Rooms with ensuite WC: 6
Facilities & Services: Respite Care • Independent Living Training • Own GP if required • Own Furniture if required • Close to Local shops • Near Public Transport • Gardens for residents • Residents Kitchenette • Television point in own room • Residents Internet Access
Latest Care and Social Services Inspectorate Wales* Report on Ffordd Newydd: click here
* Care and Social Services Inspectorate Wales is responsible for the registration and inspection of social care services in Wales.
There are currently no Care Home Idol entrants who have performed at Ffordd Newydd