ACCOMMODATION – Hendon

Housemate wanted spacious detached house in Hendon.

A comfortable and practically furnished home in a residential street.

Introducing your potential housemates

The residents are seven women, aged between 31 and 96 years old.

They use a variety of communication methods, which include words, PECs, Makaton, eye gaze technology and iPads.

Bedrooms are decorated and furnished in a way that reflects individual tastes, interests and personalities.

Hobbies and interests

Music, clubbing, dancing, theatre, bowling and swimming.

Lifestyles and friendships

The residents enjoy each others company in their relaxed atmosphere.

The ideal housemate would be someone who…

  • Friendly and sociable
  • With similar interests to the residents
  • Ambulant as the bedroom is upstairs

About the house

  • Eight Bedrooms
  • Dining area
  • Large lounge
  • Sensory room
  • Two bathrooms
  • One shower room
  • Leafy garden
  • A lift serves both floors
  • Kosher kitchen
  • Sensory room
  • Parking area at the front of the house

Location

  • Local restaurants and shops are within walking distance
  • Brent Cross Shopping Centre is a short bus ride away

Transport links

  • Hendon Rail and Hendon Underground stations are under a mile away
  • Near to four local bus routes

The room available

  • Upstairs, overlooking the side of the house
  • Has a basin and can be decorated to suit personal tastes

CQC Rating

Most recent inspection on: 

13 March 2019

Most recent report on: 

4 July 2019

Good

Safe

Good

Well-led

Good

Caring

Good

Responsive

Outstanding

Effective

Good

Read the full CQC report

Registered Manager: Mrs Arlene Helena Pentel

 

Contact us

If you think the house might be right for you or someone you know, please contact Norwood’s Placements team on 020 8809 8809 or email placements@norwood.org.uk

Why choose a Norwood residential home?

Norwood residential services provide homes to adults with learning disabilities. We value dignity, respect, choice, inclusion, community participation, ordinary life principles, human rights, and promote people’s wellbeing and independence. All of Norwood’s residential homes keep kosher.

Norwood will work with your social worker to assess your needs and identify the most suitable Norwood accommodation to meet them. Residential accommodation is staffed 24 hours a day, including the 1:1 support that you are entitled to.

We can support you with everyday living skills, such as personal care and health, including medication; cooking, cleaning and shopping; provide support with finances and budgeting; accessing local and wider community facilities and enable you to make your own choices and decisions about life.

Norwood has an extensive training programme for all staff; mandatory and specialised training to maximise skills and knowledge. Our support and services are safe, effective, caring, responsive and well-led. Our staff are sensitive to the race, cultural and religious needs of the people we support.

Our Residential service is committed to quality and value for money and carries out annual quality assurance involving the families and carers of the people we support.

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