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Residential care and CQC reports

Our specialist residential care for adults with epilepsy is provided at our Chalfont Centre in Buckinghamshire. We provide residential care for approximately 90 adults, who in addition to their epilepsy, often have associated and additional complications, including physical and learning disabilities, brain injury and autism.

We have six residential care homes in which residents are empowered to live as full a life as possible within a supportive environment.  Since 2009 we have opened two new residential care homes to provide specialist accommodation in a contemporary living environment. Our three long-established care homes provide comfortable and homely accommodation.

The wheelchair-friendly homes on our green campus in Buckinghamshire provide relaxed and friendly atmospheres. All homes have communal living and dining rooms alongside large enclosed gardens and residents are encouraged to personalise their bedrooms to make them as individual as they are themselves.

We believe in individualised care and empowerment and our residential care service is based on the ethos of person-centred planning. This means that the person and those of importance to them are fully involved in developing highly individualised care plans.  Continual assessment of all needs is built into the ethos of Epilepsy Society and strong family involvement is actively encouraged.

Our CQC reports

 

Our care homes

Micholls House

Micholls House is all about individualised care and empowerment. Residents are encouraged to be involved in all decisions about their lives - what they choose to eat each day, what they wear, what activities they take part in, what trips they go on and whether they choose to use our on-site health services or their own.

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Our supported living service is available to adults with epilepsy who may also have other associated or additional complications. The service provides people with the opportunity to live with greater autonomy and independence in the community.

Queen Elizabeth House

Our specialist nursing care for adults with epilepsy is provided in Queen Elizabeth House at our Chalfont Centre in Buckinghamshire. In addition to their epilepsy, residents often have associated and additional complications, including physical and learning disabilities, brain injury and autism.