People Group Presentation

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People Group
Learning Disability Partnership Board
13 March 2013
Models of Supported Living
Tim Willis
‘A Place to Live’ Update
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Background
• Few people with LD have choice and control
over where and who they live with
• 10,000+ people with LD
• 1000+ people receiving services
• 300+ people living in res care
• People with LD have told us they prefer
supported living to residential care
• High level of people are living with elderly
carers or relatives
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Current Position
• We need to change balance
• Housing with care suitable for people with LD
is still limited
• Some areas have no Supported Living
• Partnerships with District and Borough
Housing teams continuing to grow
• Working with Housing Associations and
Private Landlords
• Delivery of Care and Choice Programme
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How services will be delivered
• Single Tenders
• Housing Partnership Framework - if
appropriate to lifestyle
• Reshaping Residential Care Services,
i.e. De-Registration!
• Remodelling Sheltered Housing
• Current Housing stock
• Working with Independent Sector
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So what do we want
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Enable customers to live independently
Understanding of life history
Assistance with rehabilitation
Range of preventative services
Flexible and responsive services
Develop, Improve and Maintain Quality of Life
Involvement/Interface with Wider
Community
• Housing Related Support
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What have we got?
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Kingston House and others
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Available since September 2011
Part of Bede Village in Bedworth
10 new one-bedroom flats
Care and support available 24/7
Use of other on site facilities
and to come
• Stratford Road, Shipston (10 x flats)
• Nuneaton (16 x flats)
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Extra Care Housing
Schemes for 55+ now open at:
• Briar Croft, Stratford-upon-Avon
• Farmers Court, Rugby
• Rohan Gardens, Warwick
Building soon under way at:
• Leamington
• Bedworth
• Mancetter
• Hillmorton, Rugby
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What’s coming up
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Following 2011 tender
Two specific sites:
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Wharf Street, Warwick (15 x flats)
Rear of Bidford Fire Station (9 x flats)
Member consultations progressed
Public consultation progressed
Planning consent and/or applications in place
More sites to follow
What does it look like?
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Bidford - View from the Courtyard
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Bidford - View from the Garden
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Typical Apartment Plan
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Bidford - View of Street Frontage
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Bidford - View of Play Area Frontage
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Wharf Street, Warwick - Overview
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Conclusion
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Maximise independence
Increase individual choice and control
Meet care and support needs effectively
Develop new services and…
Use what we already have …
7 site tender coming up in the Spring!
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Contact details:
Email or telephone:
[email protected]
01926 745140
or
07786 171437

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