Orchard at Alphington Road.
Caraston supported living empowers people, giving them hope for the future so that they can go on to live an independent life out in the community.
Caraston Hall provides recovery focused support and care for adults who have mental health problems or a learning disability. We offer a choice of accommodation and support options that provide a complete care pathway from intensive 24 hour support to semi-independent living.
You can expect to experience safe, quality and timely care provided by staff who are skilled, knowledgeable and supported in their roles.
Personal Care and Medication
Caraston Hall is registered with CQC to provide personal care and staff are trained in medication management.
We enable people to:
- Take control of their lives and make choices about their future.
- Develop key skills in the activities of daily living.
- Take on a meaningful role in the community which can include voluntary work, education, training and supported employment placements.
- Develop self-management strategies to achieve mental well being.
- Promote and nurture links with family, friends and social networks that support the individual’s recovery.
- Develop the skills required for moving into more independent living such as tenancy management, budgeting, managing utilities etc.
- Meet their spiritual, faith and cultural needs.
- Develop emotional resilience to cope with normal life events.
Warkworth House: 24 Hour Care & Support
Warkworth House offers 10 spacious bedrooms (6 have ensuite showers) in a warm, welcoming atmosphere, giving clients safety, security, stability and continuity. The service provides high levels of support for individuals with enduring mental health and more complex needs, on a long term, short term or respite basis. The emphasis is on recovery from mental illness with a focus on structured activities, building self-confidence, managing and stabilising mental health, aiding and improving life skills and maximising independence. The house has waking staff from 7.30am to 10.30pm and sleep-in staff at night. Breakfast and evening meals are provided, along with a domestic cleaning service.
Step-Down: Intermediate Care & Support
Our intermediate care and support houses offer a bridge between 24 hour support and semi-independent living. They are staffed from 8am to 9.30pm or 9am to 9pm everyday but there is no night support. This is ideal for people who need the reassurance of having staff available all day whilst having the opportunity to live independently. Support is focused on enabling people to achieve their personal goals and increasing their independence in all areas so that they can move on into either their own accommodation or step down into an Outreach house or flat.
Semi-Independent Living: Outreach Support
Caraston Hall has a range of shared houses and flats within the St Thomas and Alphington area of Exeter. It is the ideal service for those needing to enhance their daily living and social skills in preparation of them moving on into their own accommodation within the community. The service operates 7 days a weeks and each package of support is individual to the person and tailored around their needs following an assessment.
Glenlyn: 24 Hour Care & Support
Glenlyn, with gardens overlooking the estuary.
Offering 9 beds some with ensuite facilities, the house is set in its own secure grounds within large gardens, overlooking the estuary. The staff team are experienced and trained to provide care and support for people with learning disabilities, Autism and mental health problems. There is a high ratio of staff to clients in order to meet individual needs and manage any risky behaviours. Day staff work on a shift rota from 7am to 10pm and there are sleep-in staff at night. Clients are supported to learn the life skills they need for greater independence and develop positive coping strategies to manage their own mental health.
The living area at Glenlyn.
80 Milehouse Road: 24 Hour Care & Support
This is a spacious house that provides 24 hour care, 7 days a week, with waking staff from 7.30am to 10pm and sleep-in at night. The house is within a very short walk from Stoke Village and a short bus ride to the centre of Plymouth. All 6 bedrooms are ensuite providing comfort and dignity to clients.
82 Milehouse Road: Residential Care
This is a newly redeveloped property offering 5 spacious ensuite bedrooms. This service is designed to offer a care pathway for people leaving acute inpatient settings to live in the community. The pathway allows people to recover from illness and live as independently as possible.