46 Park Avenue, Skewen, Neath SA10 6SA
Park Avenue offers care to those with complex mental health needs. It operates as a male only service and has a mental health relapse prevention focus.
Located in the Skewen area of Swansea, Park Avenue offers a homely environment in the local community.
Residents are encouraged to maintain and develop interests which improve their physical and mental health, such as walking and attending the gym. Residents can also plan meals, shop within their budget and cook their own meals.
Staff provide effective support to enable people living in the home to regain, develop and maintain life skills, to help them move to more independent living in the community. Staff strive to empower the individuals it supports with the help of counselling. It is the aim of the team to give each client some evidence of their progress to increase every individual's motivation and confidence.
Person in charge: Mark Rowlands (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 4 Service Users
Registered Care Categories*: Eating Disorders • Mental Health Condition • Younger Adults
Specialist Care Categories: Alcohol Dependence (past or present) • Anorexia/Bulimia/Self Harming • Bipolar/Manic Depression • Challenging Behaviour • Drug Dependence (past or present)
Admission Information: Male only. Ages 18+.
Single Rooms: 4
Rooms with ensuite WC: 4
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 • Television point in own room • Residents Internet Access
Latest Care and Social Services Inspectorate Wales* Report on Park Avenue: 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 Park Avenue