Longrun Lane, Bishops Hull, Taunton TA1 5AY
Rivers provides person-centred care, where residents benefit from sensitive and responsible support.
The home employs a physiotherapist, a speech and language therapist and a training manager to support, guide and train the team.
The Rivers' insist on best practice in all areas including: health and well-being, resident's social and communication needs and having the opportunity to help each resident to meet their potential and achieve their aspirations.
Group: Cream Care
Person in charge: Tracey Catlin (Registered Home Manager)
Local Authority / Social Services: Somerset County Council (click for contact details)
Type of Service: Care Home only (Residential Care) – Privately Owned , Registered for a maximum of 17 Service Users
Registered Care Categories*: Learning Disability • Physical Disability • Sensory Impairment • Younger Adults
Specialist Care Categories: Asperger Syndrome • Cerebral Palsy • Down Syndrome • Epilepsy • Hearing Impairment & Deafness • Muscular Dystrophy • Prader-Willi Syndrome • Profound & Multiple Learning Disabilties • Spina Bifida & Hydrocephalus • Visual Impairment
Admission Information: Ages 17+.
Single Rooms: 17
Rooms with ensuite WC: 17
Facilities & Services: Physiotherapy • Lift • Wheelchair access • Gardens for residents • Television point in own room
Latest Care Quality Commission* Report on Rivers: click here
* Care Quality Commission is responsible for the registration and inspection of social care services in England.