“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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29th Jul We are delighted to announce that following many months of hard work, our brand new purpose-built Personality Treatment Service in Nottingham is NOW OPEN! Heathcotes Moorgreen is a specialist treatment centre that supports eight individuals with emotionally unstable personality disorder, who may also have a mild learning disability. Admissions to the service are time limited, for a period of 12 months during which time, individuals will undergo two six monthly cycles of DBT therapy. The...
26th Jul Heathcotes Knollbeck have recently hosted some work experience, giving keen learner Paul the opportunity to work alongside our service manager, Jodie and her team in the office. Paul, who lives at Heathcotes Knollbeck, had an expressed an interest in learning some new skills and as he really enjoys team work and helping others, the staff at Knollbeck arranged for Paul to spend the day in the service office. During his work experience, Paul had the opportunity to learn...
25th Jul Personality disorders are a type of mental health problem where attitudes, beliefs and behaviours cause longstanding problems. The focus of this discussion will be on Borderline Personality Disorder, most commonly termed ‘emotionally unstable personality disorder.’ Approximately half of all the people diagnosed with a personality disorder are given a diagnosis of emotionally unstable personality disorder, and approximately 75% of people given this diagnosis are women. Professionals most...
14th Jul In the year to date, we have supported 12 individuals to move to supported living or return to the family home, with many more currently working towards achieving their hopes and dreams! At the Heathcotes Group, our mission is that people who use our services experience a happy, fulfilled life, and be as independent as possible. We offer real opportunities to acquire new skills and strengthen existing ones. For many individuals who we support, their ultimate hopes and goals are to live...
28th Jun Here at the Heathcotes Group we know that our workforce is the backbone of our success and so we ensure that we invest heavily into our training our workforce development strategy. Because of this, we are confident that our workforce have the right skills they need to deliver a quality service to the people we support. We work very closely with Chesterfield College and last week, Tracy Johnson- Head of Quality, Compliance and Workforce Development- and her team, attended an awards...
21st Jun As the country gears up to take part in the most important democratic exercise in a generation – the EU Referendum – the media, workplaces and living rooms across the UK are debating the key question; should the UK remain a member, or leave the European Union? At Heathcotes, we are hugely passionate about providing a better quality life for people with learning disabilities, and ensuring that the people we support are able to play a full and active part in society. Promoting dignity,...