- Learning Disabilities, Autism, Asperger's Syndrome, Mental Illness, Challenging Behaviour
Heathcotes Wigston is a specialist residential service for adults with a Learning Disability and Autism who may have dual diagnoses and associated complex needs. Heathcotes Wigston has eight ensuite bedrooms and provides twenty four hour support.
The service provides two communal lounges, a kitchen and a dining area, a snoozelem as well as access to a large garden area. Ground floor bedrooms are available and there is a communal bathroom in addition to the ensuite shower rooms. Heathcotes Wigston has Wi-Fi throughout allowing service users to stay in touch with family and friends, access e learning and use the internet
Heathcotes Wigston is situated in Wigston, Leicester and is close to a wealth of community facilities including a local cafes and pubs, a gym, Knighton park, swimming pool, botanical gardens and Fosse Park shopping centre. The service is just a short walk from South Wigston and Wigston Magna and enjoys convenient access to many sporting facilities such as the Tigers Rugby Ground, Walkers Stadium and Leicester Racecourse.
There are many opportunities for service users to develop new skills; Countersthorpe College and South Leicester College are nearby and service users are encouraged to take part in the running of the household including cooking, shopping and budgeting.
The service has excellent transport link and is on the main bus route to Leicester. The M1 motorway is just a short drive away.
For more information about Heathcotes Wigston, or to make a referral, please contact our Placements Coordinator on 01246 556 453 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org
- The Vicarage
- LE18 2BA
- Head Office - 01246 556 453