Operational since August 2010, the placement is a large, detached residence with provision for 3 young people and the staff team.
The placement provides easy access to Kidderminster centre by foot (under a mile). The placement is decorated and maintained to a high standard and the residence includes a dining room, two large separate downstairs living and reception areas, and a large, fully-equipped kitchen. There is a large private garden surrounding the property. The staff have their own office, sleeping and bathroom areas.
Each young person has a large private bedroom, each furnished with a single bed, bedding, wardrobe and storage. There are two separate bathrooms upstairs. Any valuables belonging to the young person can be stored securely by the staff. The allocation of bedrooms, and the supervision arrangements of the rooms and of the young person will be dependent on the young person’s needs for protection and safeguarding, and be informed by a clear risk assessment and Care Plan.