Heathcotes New Mills
- Learning Disabilities, Autism, Mental Illness, Challenging Behaviour
Heathcotes New Mills is a specialist residential service for adults with a Learning Disability who may have dual diagnoses and associated complex needs. Heathcotes New Mills has 14 ensuite bedrooms and provides twenty four hour support.
The service is split into three separate buildings; The Lodge, The House and The Cottage, enabling us to tailor the environmental requirements to the needs of our service users. Each service provides a communal lounge, dining room and kitchen. There is access to a very large garden with trampolines, swings, space for BBQs, a summer house and sensory area. Heathcotes New Mills has Wi-Fi throughout allowing service users to stay in touch with family and friends, access e-learning and use the internet. There are ground floor rooms available and there is a shared bathroom as well as ensuite shower rooms.
Heathcotes New Mills is situated in the heart of New Mills on the edge of the Peak District, Derbyshire and close to a wealth of community facilities including local shops, leisure centres, swimming pools and a gym. The service is very close to the Peak District National Park, Chatsworth House and Gardens, Lyme Park and several cycle trails and camp sites.
There are many opportunities for service users to develop new skills; the New Mills Education Centre is just a ten minute walk away and service users are able to undertake work placements in the community. The service plays an active role in the local community and participates in traditional Derbyshire Wells Dressing carnival every year and other local events and festivals.
There are excellent transport links; the service is close to the local bus routes to surrounding areas including Manchester, Buxton, Stockport and Glossop and the railways station is a fifteen minute walk away. The service is close to the A6 which provides direct access to Manchester.
For more information about Heathcotes Phoenix or to make a referral, please contact our Commissioning Team – 01246556453.
- 62-68 Low Leighton Road
- SK22 4PJ