ABOUT LOCAL CARE HOME - CALVERT HOUSE
Calvert House is a unique acquired brain injury support service, comprising of eight apartments within the support of a residential setting. The team at Calvert House work with individuals to develop their cognitive, emotional and independent living skills following their injury. Each person’s support and rehabilitation plan is bespoke to their needs, utilising person centred planning tools. Voyage Care is unique is providing rehabilitation via a staff team trained in person centred approaches. The therapy team provide specialised intervention in the following areas including Neuro-psychology, Neuro-psychiatry, Neuro-physiotherapy, Neuro- speech and language therapy, Neuro-OT, Behavioural therapy, Counselling and Anger management. Staff training is tailored towards individual requirements, with regular training updates from the therapy team as support interventions are changed. Voyage Care has a proven track record of supporting people to gain greater independence, and supporting people to move into their own independent accommodation where appropriate. Regular reviews are held to ensure the service is responsive to an individual’s changing needs. Each person is supported to develop their own activity timetable include leisure, educational, social and therapeutic activities which complement their own goals and aspirations. Calvert House is fully wheelchair accessible, and ceiling track hoist facilities are available. The eight apartments are decorated to personal choice, and consist of a large living space, a separate bedroom area, and level access en-suite facilities. Most apartments have a separate kitchen where people can prepare meals and regain their independence. The apartments are spread over two floors with lift to the second floor. There is a communal lounge, kitchen and activity room on the ground floor. There is a fully accessible garden with paved and grassed areas to the rear of the property.