Southwold House, Leigh-on-Sea, Essex
Call: 0808 166 1420
Southwold House specialises in supporting individuals with learning disabilities and additional needs including:
Type of Service
Southwold House is a large, pleasant house, 5 minutes’ walk from the town, seafront and amenities providing a specialist service for those with severe learning disabilities and associated complex needs who require a high level of support.
There are 12 en-suite bedrooms with nurse call systems and an upstairs apartment with independent access to enable individuals to experience more independent living.
Communal areas include a lounge, activity room and further quiet room, spacious dining room and a garden for outdoor activities.
Individuals using the service are supported to actively engage in community life and utilise facilities such as local theatres, a bowling alley and cinema.
Some individuals enjoy attending college and others are supported to play a role in the upkeep of the service, such as assisting and preparing their own meals, shopping and general domestic duties.
The service has its own transport that is used to take individuals on day trips or visits, enabling people using the service to engage in community life as much or as little as they wish.
Southwold House offers a wide range of accommodation and facilities including:
Leigh-on-Sea, Essex offers a wide range of opportunities and amenities including:
I feel there couldn't be a better place for my daughter. They really are very nice carers. My daughter also thinks they are nice. The carers accommodate my lack of mobility to enable me to be with my daughter for certain appointments.Helen Norris Mother of Resident/Service User