Learning Disability Home Care Services in Bromley, Croydon, Greenwich, Lambeth and Lewisham
The term ‘learning disability’ covers a wide range of conditions, from mild learning difficulties to Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, Autism, Down Syndrome, Cerebral Palsy among many other conditions. In each case, we concentrate on people’s unique personalities, talents, gifts and strengths, in order to provide effective, person centred support. We not only aim to provide services which enhance physical comfort and development, but also those that have an impact upon the emotional wellbeing of our service users.
We work closely with individuals, their families, physiotherapists, doctors, hospitals, social workers and other healthcare professionals, in order to ensure that the support we are providing is suitable for the individuals whom we serve. The support we provide ranges from a few hours per day to live-in care.
All our care and support workers are well-trained and experienced. In addition to everyday tasks, such as cooking, cleaning, shopping, collecting medication, and assisting service users to get to hospital appointments, we assist with rote specialised tasks, such as providing support with medication administration, catheterisations, as well as convene, and stoma management.
The support we provide on a daily basis may include the following:
- Personal care, meal preparation, feeding, and household tasks.
- Assistance to remain in contact with family and friends.
- Support to get out and about in the community and to enjoy leisure activities and holidays.
- Companion and friendship.