Presentation on theme: "People Group Learning Disability Partnership Board 20 November 2013 Housing with Care update Tim Willis."— Presentation transcript:
People Group Learning Disability Partnership Board 20 November 2013 Housing with Care update Tim Willis
People Group Background Few people with LD have choice and control over where and who they live with 10,000+ people with LD people receiving services 300+ people living in residential 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
People Group Current Position We have started to change balance Housing with care now under construction Plans under way for all Boroughs/Districts Partnerships with District and Borough Housing teams continuing to grow Working with Housing Associations Delivery of Housing with Care Programme
People Group How services are being delivered Single Tenders Housing Partnership Framework - if appropriate to age and lifestyle Remodelling Sheltered Housing Current Housing stock Working with Independent Sector
People Group So what do we want Enable customers to live independently Education, Employment and Training Understanding of life history Assistance with rehabilitation Range of preventative services Flexible and responsive services Develop, Improve and Maintain Quality of Life Involvement with Wider Community Housing Related Support
People Group What have we got?
People Group Kingston House and others 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
People Group Extra Care Housing Schemes for 55+ now open at: »Briar Croft, Stratford-upon-Avon »Farmers Court, Rugby »Rohan Gardens, Warwick Building under way at: »Leamington »Bedworth »Southam »Hillmorton, Rugby
People Group What’s coming up
People Group Typical Apartment Plan
People Group Bidford - View of Street Frontage
People Group Bidford - View of Play Area Frontage
People Group Wharf Street, Warwick - Overview
People Group What else is coming? 9-Site Tender Now Underway: Parkfield Centre,Kenilworth Alne Bank, Alcester Freeway Centre, Nuneaton Stourbank, Shipston on Stour Shortwoods Centre, Dordon Studley Fire Station,Studley 119 Hillcrest Road, Nuneaton Mulberry Street Centre, Stratford-upon-Avon Moorfield Road, Alcester
People Group Conclusion Maximise independence Increase individual choice and control Meet care and support needs effectively Develop new services and… Use what we already have … 9 site tender coming up!