Maryfield

Groundwell Road, Swindon SN1 01793 683 080

Set in the centre of Swindon, Maryfield has 11 one-bedroom flats. We work with the Uplands Educational Trust to provide care and support for 11 young adults aged 18 to 25, with a range of learning disabilities, physical disabilities and autism, encouraging them to develop their skills and live as independently as possible.

At a glance

  • Staff on-site 24 hours a day
  • Short-term supported housing with care
  • Integrated and mobile assistive technology
  • Communal dining room, kitchen, bathroom and garden

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Resident

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Location

Location

Swindon town centre, with easy access to shops, restaurants, cafés, Queen’s Park, leisure facilities and Swindon train station.

Accommodation type

Accommodation type

11 part-furnished one-bedroom flats, spread over three floors. Some flats are designed for full-time wheelchair users, with accessible kitchens and bathrooms.

Communal areas

Communal areas

Dining room, kitchen, bathroom and shared garden.

Safety and security

Safety and security

Staff office on-site, CCTV and a secure door access system to ensure residents feel safe and secure.

Assistive technology

Assistive technology

Integrated overhead hoist system throughout and personal pendant alarm available.

Tenancy agreement

Rental agreement type

All flats are let on an assured shorthold tenancy agreement.

Care and support planning

Staff draw up a personalised care and support plan with residents using the Life Star model. We can provide 24-hour care and support, including personal care, depending on individual needs.

Staff availability

Our highly-trained staff are on-site 24 hours a day, seven days a week, giving residents peace of mind that support is always on-hand. There is an overnight concierge service seven days a week and an out-of-hours telephone service, should residents require any further support.

Tailored support, advice and assistance includes

  • Daily living skills
  • Maintaining a tenancy
  • Positive behaviour management
  • Managing finances (budgeting and benefits)
  • Cooking, cleaning and shopping
  • Dealing with correspondence
  • Managing personal care and medication
  • Socialising and community involvement
  • Maintaining health, safety and security
  • Accessing education, training and work

Additional support services

We also provide follow-on support when residents move on to live independently. Residents can purchase telecare technology to further promote their independence

example bedroom at Maryfield

Eligibility

To be eligible for a place at Maryfield, applicants must:

  • Be aged 18 to 25
  • Have a learning disability, physical disability or autism

How to apply

To apply, please complete the enquiry form below and ask for an application form. We also accept referrals from Swindon Borough Council and the Uplands Educational Trust. All care and support needs will be assessed before an application is accepted.

 

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