86 Main Road, Wigginton, Tamworth B79 9DU
Wigginton Cottage, Tamworth is a five bed adult residential support service specialising in assisting people with Prader-Willi Syndrome (PWS). All five rooms are single occupancy and feature en-suite bath or shower facilities. The cottage features a comfortable and homely communal lounge, modern kitchen, dining area and a spacious garden. A company vehicle provides access to wider community facilities, parks and the countryside.
Wigginton Cottage is part of Craegmoor’s specialist Prader-Willi Syndrome services, formerly known as New Directions. The service provision places emphasis on involving individuals, families and care professionals to contribute towards designing best practice in supporting individuals with PWS. Individuals are also supported in accessing paid or voluntary employment as appropriate.
The service is run by multidisciplinary staff team which includes an Activity Coordinator. The team also has external relationships with Positive Behaviour Support, Learning Disability Advisors and independent nutritional support, whilst 1:1 psychological support is available if required.
Group: Priory Adult Care
Person in charge: Amy Lee Powell (Manager)
Local Authority / Social Services: Staffordshire County Council (click for contact details)
Type of Service: Care Home only (Residential Care) – Privately Owned , Registered for a maximum of 8 Service Users
Registered Care Categories*: Mental Health Condition
Specialist Care Categories: Prader-Willi Syndrome
Admission Information: Ages 18+.
Single Rooms: 8
Rooms with ensuite WC: 8
Facilities & Services: Independent Living Training • Own GP if required • Smoking not permitted • Close to Local shops • Near Public Transport • Minibus or other transport • Wheelchair access • Gardens for residents • Residents Kitchenette • Television point in own room • Residents Internet Access
Latest Care Quality Commission* Report on Wigginton Cottage: click here
* Care Quality Commission is responsible for the registration and inspection of social care services in England.
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