In the new year, Shepherd Heights Limited is to open an Activity Centre set within the secure grounds of the Meadow View residential home. It will be a purpose-built facility with a kitchen, activity room, a wet room and have wheel-chair accessible toilets. It will be a small Activity Centre offering a structured programme of bespoke activities and care, that are tailored to meet each individual’s needs, as part of their person-centred plan.
- Good staff client ratio
- Access to a Speech and Language practitioner, Makaton, Nurse and an Occupational Therapist
- Sensory room
- Offsite allotment
- Life skills
- Food preparation, menu planning and individualised cooking
- Arts and craft sessions
- Music sessions
- Therapeutic session such as hand and foot massage, relaxation approaches, etc.
- Big outdoor space with raised beds, animals and sensory play garden
In order to support each individual’s learning in practical sessions, there will an accompanying, easy read fact sheet.