Lindisfarne Court, Darlington
At Lindisfarne Court in Darlington we provide 24-hour care and support to adults with physical disabilities. We aim to ensure that this is not just a place to live, but is a home, and the people living here are encouraged and enabled to make their own choices and decisions in as many aspects of their lives as possible.
The design and delivery of the support is developed on an individually assessed basis with each person and their families.
To provide a high quality service based on the needs and wishes of each person, with particular emphasis on promoting independence and encouraging choice. We offer this within a caring, safe and homely environment.
To encourage as full and active a lifestyle as possible and support each person to develop social and living skills to enable them to play as full a part in the local community as they wish.
To enable each person to achieve as high a level of personal fulfilment as possible.
- 24-hour care and support
- Promoting independence and choice
- Three purpose-built bungalows
- Single occupancy bedrooms
- Snoezelen / relaxation room
The needs of the person using the service are paramount in the design and delivery of the support, which is developed on an individually assessed basis with each person and their families. People who use this service maintain regular contact with social services, and access doctors, chiropodists, opticians and dentists on an individual basis. Strong community links are developed and access to community resources is encouraged.
A competent, caring and committed staff team is available to meet the needs of those who use our services. Training and development of staff is a key priority for us to ensure service delivery is of the highest standard.