This vacancy would suit a person who would like to be supported by a young couple who enjoy a healthy lifestyle and to access the local area of Teignmouth and all that it can offer.
Considerations: This vacany would not suit anyone wtih mobility problems due to the steep steps down to the property and stairs within.Read more
A female Carer with a love of arts and crafts, walking and having fun! The placement would suit a female looking for a happy environment with a friendly and warm welcome. There is always lots of activity and life is never boring! The house is very near the town centre of Redruth with excellent transport links and day services for people with disabilities. There are steps leading to the front door with a handrail, the bedroom and bathroom are upstairs so won’t be suitable for anyone physically disabled.
Considerations: There are steps leading to the front door with a handrail, the bedroom and bathroom are upstairs so won’t be suitable for anyone physically disabled.Read more
The carer, her husband and daughter live together in Devoran, near Truro with their two friendly dogs. Their large detached extended cottage is surrounded by beautiful gardens and two fields. The carer enjoys an active lifestyle with hobbies such as crafts, gardening and reading. She would like to focus her support to enhance people’s skills and to see them grow as an individual as well as an enjoyable short break.
Considerations: The vacancy would suit someone with mobility difficulties as the bedroom is on the ground floor with access to a ground floor bathroom and separate walk-in shower room.Read more
The property is a terraced house in the Mannamead area of Plymouth. It is a large Victorian house and has six bedrooms. It has a bathroom as well as another toilet and shower on the ground floor. There are three comfortable bedrooms available for use with Shared Lives.
Considerations: Would not be suitable for individuals with mobility issues or those who would want a garden.Read more
Lamorna Manse is a semi-detached house in Helston with a large garden whose owner is an experienced carer. Two men with learning disabilities currently live with her and there is a vacancy for a third person to join this family home which enjoys good bus links to Truro city and the towns of Falmouth and Penzance. It is a five minute walk to the cinema, shops and Mustard Seed Open Door Cafe.
Considerations: We are unfortunately unable to take someone in wheelchair or who has difficulty with stairs.Read more
This is a lively happy household and would suit someone who enjoys being an active part in family life. This is a large and beautifully decorated well-presented property with extensive private gardens. It is located close to Liskeard train station and has excellent transport links and access into Cornwall and Plymouth. The bedrooms are suitable for those with mobility issues and there is a ground floor wet room.
Considerations: The carer has a long-term service user living with them so careful matching would be needed. The carer does not drive so it would suit a person able to access public transportRead more
This vacancy is available for a man with learning disabilities who would like to live with a retired carpenter and be part of Bampton village community life.
Considerations: The stairs in the house are very steep and the toilet is on a different floor to the bedroom.Read more
This vacancy would suit someone looking for a short break in the Babbacombe area and who like to get out and about.
Considerations: There are stairs to the room that is available and some steps to the bathroom so may not suit someone with mobility difficulties.Read more
This carer is able to provide a safe, calm home atmosphere and is offering two long term or two short break vacancies plus day activities for individuals with learning disabilities. She lives with a long term service user and her cats in semi -detached, character cottage set in peaceful, rural location. The property is comprised of living room, dining room, kitchen, downstairs shower room, four bedrooms and bathroom with well-appointed gardens a patio and parking.
Considerations: This carer is a lone female care provider, it is imperative that she feels safe with the person living with her. In addition it is important that the care and support needs of any individual placed with her are of a level that is manageable for one person to support.Read more
These vacancies would suit people who would like to take a break in the lovely village of Bishopsteignton, between Newton Abbot and Teignmouth
Considerations: The accommodation is not suitable for a person with level access needs .Read more