Kington Langley, Chippenham SN15 5NA
Situated in Kingston Langley in Wiltshire, Greathouse is a Victorian home with a purpose-built extension that can accommodate up to 25 adults with physical and learning disabilities. The home is a five minute drive from Chippenham which offers a range of local amenities including shops, pubs, cafés, entertainment and leisure facilities.
Greathouse 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.
Greathouse 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.
Group: Leonard Cheshire Disability
Person in charge: Sue Weeks (Manager)
Local Authority / Social Services: Wiltshire Council (click for contact details)
Type of Service: Care Home with nursing – Voluntary / Not for Profit Owned , Registered for a maximum of 25 Service Users
Registered Care Categories*: Physical Disability • Younger Adults
Specialist Care Categories: Cerebral Palsy • Head/Brain Injury • Huntington's Disease • Motor Neurone Disease • Multiple Sclerosis • Muscular Dystrophy • Parkinson's Disease • Spina Bifida & Hydrocephalus • Stroke
Admission Information: Ages 18-65. Ages 18+.
Languages Spoken by Staff (other than English): Hungarian, Polish, Portuguese
Single Rooms: 25
Rooms with ensuite WC: 1
Facilities & Services: Day Care • Respite Care • Physiotherapy • Own GP if required • Own Furniture if required • Pets by arrangement • Minibus or other transport • Lift • Wheelchair access • Ground Floor Accommodation only • Gardens for residents • Residents Kitchenette • Phone Point in own room/Mobile • Television point in own room
Latest Care Quality Commission* Report on Greathouse: click here
* Care Quality Commission is responsible for the registration and inspection of social care services in England.