Aldam House and Cottage

Gordon Street, Goole DN14 01405 720962

Set in the centre of Goole, Aldam House and Cottage has 10 fully-furnished bedrooms. We provide personal care and support for adults aged 18 and over, with a range of mental health needs, providing short-term support of up to two years or longer-term CQC-registered care.

At a glance

  • Staff available 9am to 10pm, Monday to Friday
  • Supported housing for up to two years or longer-term if needed
  • Communal facilities including a lounge, kitchen, activity room and garden

The staff are marvellous. They know exactly what they are doing and I have every confidence in them.

Relative of a resident

The Care Quality Commission (CQC) is the national independent regulator of all health and social care services in England. They inspect and monitor care homes, nursing homes and supported housing where personal care is provided and produce reports about them, to help you find a service that suits you.

Location

Location

In the centre of Goole, within walking distance of shops, supermarkets, restaurants, a cinema, Goole College and public transport links.

Accommodation type

Accommodation type

Eight fully-furnished en-suite bedrooms in a shared house. Two bedrooms in the adjacent cottage are designed to suit the needs of long-term residents.

Communal areas

Communal areas

A lounge, dining room, kitchen, laundry room, activity room and garden.

Safety and security

Safety and security

On-site staff office, CCTV and an out-of-hours telephone service.

Assistive technology

Assistive technology

Personal pendant alarms are available, to encourage independence and provide additional reassurance and support.

Tenancy agreement

Rental agreement type

All rooms are let on an assured shorthold tenancy agreement.

Care and support planning

Staff draw up a personalised support plan with residents using the Mental Health Recover Star model.

Staff availability

Our highly-trained staff are on-site from 9am to 10pm, Monday to Friday. There is an out-of-hours telephone service, should residents require any additional support.

Tailored care, support and assistance includes

  • Daily living skills
  • Maintaining a tenancy
  • Managing finances (budgeting and benefits)
  • Cooking, cleaning and shopping
  • Managing personal care and medication
  • Socialising and community involvement
  • Maintaining health, safety and security
  • Supporting and accessing other services
  • Accessing education, training and employment
  • Managing mental health needs

Activities and events

We support residents to pursue their hobbies and interests, and try new experiences to improve their wellbeing. This could be gardening, crafts, sports or creative writing, which resident Andrew likes to do. Read his latest story (PDF 197KB).

Additional support services

We also provide follow-on support when residents move on to live independently.

Eligibility

To be eligible for a place at Aldam House and Cottage, applicants must:

  • Be aged 18 or over
  • Have a mental health support need

How to apply

To apply directly, please complete the enquiry form below and ask for an application form. We also accept referrals from East Riding of Yorkshire Council. All support needs will be assessed before an application is accepted.

Aldam House staff Sonya Thomas and resident Derrick Johnson

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