8 Bryan Road, Edgerton, Huddersfield HD2 2AH
Situated in Edgerton, Huddersfield, Beechwood is a detached Victorian house that can accommodate up to 26 adults with physical disabilities. The home is a short walk from Lindley village and a range of local amenities including shops, restaurants and pubs.
Beechwood 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.
Beechwood enables people 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 fulfill 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: Patrick Feane (Service Manager)
Local Authority / Social Services: Kirklees Council (click for contact details)
Type of Service: Care Home with nursing – Voluntary / Not for Profit Owned , Registered for a maximum of 27 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 • Spina Bifida & Hydrocephalus • Stroke
Admission Information: Ages 18+.
Single Rooms: 27
Rooms with ensuite WC: 8
Facilities & Services: Day Care • Respite Care • Own GP if required • Own Furniture if required • Pets by arrangement • Smoking not permitted • Close to Local shops • Near Public Transport • Minibus or other transport • Lift • Wheelchair access • Gardens for residents • Residents Kitchenette • Television point in own room • Residents Internet Access
Latest Care Quality Commission* Report on Beechwood: click here
* Care Quality Commission is responsible for the registration and inspection of social care services in England.