“Heathcotes certainly manage challenging behaviour very well” Care Manager, Leicester
The Heathcotes Group is Proud to be a NAPPI Centre of Excellence
97% of staff are happy working with the Heathcotes Group
96% of staff are happy with the support they receive from management
"Heathcotes provide proactive support in attaining service users goals" Social Worker, Manchester
"I like to do new activities. I am very happy" - Service User, Wakefield
100% of Families felt our staff know their family member well and can provide sensitive support that is unique to them
“His quality of life and wellbeing have improved greatly. I can’t thank Heathcotes enough” Family member, Heathcotes Eversley
100% of external stakeholders agree that their service user is well supported
“They use a person centred approach and are always looking outside the box for new opportunities for my client” Social Worker, Doncaster
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1st Oct Heathcotes Whitley host a Macmillan Coffee Morning Service users and staff held a Macmillan coffee morning last week to raise money for Macmillan Cancer Support. Service users enjoyed preparing and making cakes and speaking with local businesses to ask if they could help out with raffle prizes. Local neighbours, family and friends and other Heathcotes services joined Heathcotes Whitley for the event and the service raised £152.21 for Macmillan. The raffle table was full...
18th Sep Service users at Heathcotes Mansfield enjoyed a visit from Heanor Haulage last week after a service user expressed a particular interest in trucks and lorries. Heanor Haulage were kind enough to bring one of their large trucks to Heathcotes Mansfield and let service users look around the truck and ask the driver questions. Registered Manager at Heathcotes Mansfield, Sarah Lycett said, “I would like to thank Heanor Haulage for making time to come and see us, your efforts...
9th Sep Amy* has a Learning Disability and is a service user at Heathcotes New Mills, Derbyshire. When Amy moved in to Heathcotes New Mills she had very little confidence and was very fearful. She was reluctant to access the community and she was unable to carry out some activities of daily living for herself. Staff at Heathcotes Phoenix recognised that Amy had a lot of capabilities but understood that she could not see these herself. Staff worked with Amy to identify her hopes and goals and...
3rd Sep On Tuesday 15th September we will be holding an information afternoon regarding our new site on Lancaster road, Hucknall. The site will provide two brand new, purpose built services for service users with a Learning Disability and complex needs and is also home to our new eight bed residential Personality Disorder service. The information day will provide you with the opportunity to: · Find out more about the new service, it’s location and layout · ...
20th Aug We are delighted to announce that Dr Peter Burbidge will join the Heathcotes team as Head of Psychology and Clinical Lead in October 2015. Peter will be responsible for developing and running our new specialist residential service for service users with Learning Disabilities and Personality Disorder. Peter trained in Hull and has worked as Principal Clinical Psychologist in a Community Mental Health Team (CMHT) for the last six years where he specialised in working with people diagnosed...
18th Aug The Heathcotes Group will be opening two purpose built, specialist residential services for people with a Learning Disability and co-morbid Personality Disorder. The new services will be located in Leeds and Nottingham and are due to open late 2015. The service will be led by Consultant Clinical Psychologist, Dr Peter Burbidge, and will have input from a Specialist Occupational Therapist. The treatment will be based on the bio-social model of Personality Disorder and will include the full...