Charlton Lane, Leckhampton, Cheltenham GL53 9HD
Situated in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire House is a purpose-built building for up to 36 adults with physical disabilities.
The home has a hydro pool, physiotherapy facility and an additional 6 self-contained bungalows on-site. It is close to a range of local amenities and attractions including shops, restaurants, a cinema, horse riding, ten-pin bowling and leisure facilities.
Gloucestershire House delivers high quality care and nursing for adults with physical disabilities and complex needs. Regulated by the Care Quality Commission, the dedicated and experienced team use a person centred approach to ensure every individual’s needs are understood and met with the greatest privacy, dignity and respect.
Each individual chooses how they are supported, and lead very active lives. With a focus on independence, health, wellbeing and skills building, extensive activity programmes offer something for everyone. As well as staff, a team of committed volunteers support individual and group activities, so all have the chance to be social, get creative or enjoy exercise.
Gloucestershire House enables residents to get the most out of life, supporting individuals to maintain relationships with family and friends, and gain the ability to move on to more independent living when they’re ready.
Since founding in 1948, Leonard Cheshire Disability has supported disabled people in the UK and across the world to fulfil their potential and live the lives they choose. The charity has many homes in the UK which provide thousands of disabled people with high quality housing, care and support.
Group: Leonard Cheshire Disability
Person in charge: Lesley Gamm (Service Manager)
Local Authority / Social Services: Gloucestershire County Council (click for contact details)
Type of Service: Care Home with nursing – Voluntary / Not for Profit Owned , Registered for a maximum of 36 Service Users
Registered Care Categories*: Learning Disability • Old Age • Physical Disability • Younger Adults
Specialist Care Categories: Cerebral Palsy • Epilepsy • Head/Brain Injury • Hearing Impairment • Huntington's Disease • Motor Neurone Disease • Multiple Sclerosis • Muscular Dystrophy • Orthopaedic • Parkinson's Disease • Speech Impairment • Spina Bifida & Hydrocephalus • Stroke • Visual Impairment
Admission Information: Residents aged upto 65 years. Ages 18+.
Languages Spoken by Staff (other than English): Russian, Tagalog
Single Rooms: 36
Rooms with ensuite WC: 36
Facilities & Services: Respite Care • Physiotherapy • Independent Living Training • Sheltered Housing • 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 Gloucestershire House: click here
* Care Quality Commission is responsible for the registration and inspection of social care services in England.
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