We provide residential care and support for 10 adults with learning disabilities at our care home at 23 Duston Road, Northampton. Service users may also have a dual diagnosis of brain injury, have complex needs and present with behaviour that challenges.
23 Duston Road is a detached, spacious Edwardian property in the Duston area of Northampton. This local community has a range of shops, cafes and other facilities, while being just a few miles from Northampton town centre.
There are three ground-floor bedrooms, which are wheelchair accessible, and have accessible ensuite shower rooms. There are six bedrooms on the first floor and one on the second floor, all with ensuite facilities. Bedrooms can be decorated to suit the service user’s preferences and they are welcome to bring some of their own furniture to personalise their rooms.
23 Duston Road has a large panelled dining room and two living rooms on the ground floor, which are light and airy. Service users are supported to prepare their own food in the house kitchen, should they wish, depending on their functional abilities. Our ethos is to buy fresh ingredients and prepare food daily.
23 Duston Road has an enclosed garden at the back, with raised beds, grass areas and seating. It is semi-enclosed at the front with car parking spaces.
Wendy has been the Registered Homes Manager at 23 Duston Road since 2011.