Wingfield Road, Alfreton DE55 7AN
Situated near the market town of Alfreton in Derbyshire, Green Gables is a two-storey house that can accommodate up to 28 adults with physical disabilities. With extensive gardens and views of the Derbyshire Hills, the home is a short drive from Alfreton town centre which offers a variety of local amenities including a leisure centre and a shopping complex.
Green Gables delivers high quality care for adults with physical and learning disabilities in a friendly and safe environment. 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.
Green Gables 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: Nadine Machin (Manager)
Local Authority / Social Services: Derbyshire County Council (click for contact details)
Type of Service: Care Home only (Residential Care) – Voluntary / Not for Profit Owned , Registered for a maximum of 29 Service Users
Registered Care Categories*: Old Age • Physical Disability • Younger Adults
Specialist Care Categories: Cerebral Palsy • Epilepsy • Head/Brain Injury • Hearing Impairment & Deafness • Motor Neurone Disease • Multiple Sclerosis • Speech Impairment • Stroke
Admission Information: Ages 18+.
Single Rooms: 29
Rooms with ensuite WC: 24
Facilities & Services: Day Care • Respite Care • Independent Living Training • Own GP if required • Own Furniture if required • Close to Local shops • Near Public Transport • Minibus or other transport • Lift • Wheelchair access • 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 Green Gables: click here
* Care Quality Commission is responsible for the registration and inspection of social care services in England.
There are currently no Care Home Idol entrants who have performed at Green Gables