Information on Beaumont Place, an extra care housing scheme for adults with learning disabilities
Welcome to this information on Beaumont Place. We hope that you find the information useful.
Beaumont place is an extra care housing scheme and has 25 apartments for adults with learning disabilities. Beaumont Place is a disabled friendly building which comprises of four floors each with lift access.
- Each apartment has an individual bedroom, lounge area, self contained kitchen and bathroom. You may decorate and furnish your apartment how you want.
- The whole scheme is adapted for the use of assistive technology to enable individuals to develop independent living skills and to ensure people are safe within their own apartment.
- The scheme is protected by 24 hour CCTV and hi-tech door entry systems.
- Each apartment has its own kitchen and individuals will be supported to make meals should they require assistance. Monday to Friday an evening meal will be provided in the restaurant area. Saturday lunch is provided and Sunday a roast dinner is provided in the restaurant area.
- Beaumont place is set within its owns grounds with landscape gardens, parking facilities and patio areas for use by individuals and their relatives.
- We have other communal areas for you to relax in, entertain guests and socialise.
Individuals are allocated a key worker and a tailored support package to support them in their daily living. They will help with such things as:
- Going to appointments
- Doing activities
- Attending other Learning Disability Services
- Going to work placements
- Keeping in touch with family
- Attending Education Courses
- Managing Finances
- Developing skills for daily living
- Supporting individuals to live independently
Beaumont Place has a Registered Manager. All Support Workers are Police checked (CRB) and have or are working towards a NVQ qualification. Staff are also provided with an extensive training and development programme which includes health and safety; Supporting People; Person Centred Planning and any specific training around health needs.
New Charter Housing Trust own and manage Beaumont Place. Rent and service charges are paid to New Charter. We will review individual financial situations to ensure charges are fair based on individual income.
Care and Support to the individual will be provided by Tameside Learning Disability Service. A charge will be made for this service based on the individuals financial situation.
The manager and staff at Beaumont Place can support individuals to manage their money. Families can also support individuals with managing money if you want. Appointeeship is available should the individual require this service.
The support staff will assist the individual with the management and administration of medication. Assistive technologies are available to enable people to develop the skills needed to self administer.
They are welcome any time that is reasonable to the individual. Individuals can receive guests in their own apartment or in one of the communal areas on the ground floor.
- We have a meeting every four weeks to discuss issues about the scheme.
- Individuals can have access to advocates when required.
- We ask parents and carers about our service with Customer Satisfaction Survey every year and also via a Carers' Forum held quarterly.
Yes. Staff from the Learning Disability Service will have talked with you about what other services meet your needs. We will ensure that you receive a service that is tailored around your individual needs that is person centred.
We review your care regular to ensure services still meet your needs.
The Care Quality Commission (CQC) inspects the service regularly. Inspection reports are available on the CSCI website and at Beaumont Place.
For more information including if any vacancies at Beaumont Place you need to contact Adult Assessment and Customer Care Team who will discuss the individuals eligibility to access the scheme.
Tameside Adult Services is committed to providing quality services. We need to hear from you if you have a complaint, suggestion or compliment about the service you receive.
You do not have to give your name and any information will be treated confidentially. We will always respect the wishes and feelings of the person at risk of abuse.