Domiciliary Care for Adults - Your Choice Services West Berkshire Mencap
Last updated: 01/06/2023
Services we provide
- Assistance with personal care
- Assistance with shopping
- Assistance with domestic chores
- Assistance with learning new skills
- Assistance with managing moods, emotions and behaviours
- Assistance with meal preparation and managing a healthy lifestyle
- Assistance with accessing social and recreational activities
- Assistance in taking medication or attending medical appointments
- Advice on developing personal relationships
- Assistance with managing finances.
Who to contact
- Contact Name
- Michelle Greenfield
- Contact Position
- Head of Your Choice Services (YCS)
- Parent Organisation
Where to go
- Your Choice Services
- RG14 1BD
Time / Date Details
- When is it on
- 24 hour service
- Time of day
- Session Information
Office hours Monday to Friday 9am till 5pm
- Please contact us directly to discuss packages and costs
- Age Ranges
- Referral required
- Referral Details
We accept referrals from the local authority or self referrals from service users, parents or carers.
- Other notes
We cover all areas of West Berkshire. We provide a service 365 days per year, 24 hours per day. We can provide support in the service user's home or out in the community to access activities. We are registered with CQC and can provide personal care.
We cover all areas of West Berkshire.
We provide a service 365 days per year, 24 hours per day. We can provide support in the service user's home or out in the community to access activities. We are registered with CQC and can provide personal care.
We specialise in supporting service users with challenging behaviour and epilepsy.
- Contact Name
- Tony Ferguson
- Contact Telephone
- 01635 41464
- Contact Email
- SEN Provision Type
- Profound and Multiple Learning Difficulties, Speech & Language Difficulties, Behavioural, Emotional & Social Difficulties, Autistic Spectrum Disorder, Moderate Learning Difficulties, Severe Learning Difficulties
- Local Offer Age Bands
- 19 plus
Please feel free to contact us in advance to discuss your / your adult’s specific needs and we will do our best to work with you to resolve any access issues.
Service users who access our service must have a learning disability.
Referrals can be made via the local authority or self-referrals can be made by the service user, parent or carers.
We acknowledge referrals as soon as we receive them. When we have a waiting list we will endeavour to accept new service users as soon as we have a suitable vacancy.
Please contact us for charges.
We are fully registered and compliant with CQC, with a rating of Good. We have also been inspected by the local authority and they have given us a rating of B.
The service conducts an annual customer satisfaction survey which provides an opportunity to provide feedback and comments on the service. However, we are keen to ensure that any issues are addressed by ourselves at the earliest opportunity and complaints and compliments should be addressed in the first instance to the head of the service verbally or by phone / email as follows: Name: Michelle Greenfield Telephone: 07812 496093 Email: email@example.com.
Should the complaint relate to the manager of the service (or dissatisfaction with the way an existing complaint has been handled) then complaints should be addressed to the Deputy CEO as follows: Jane Hall - 01635 778121- firstname.lastname@example.org - West Berkshire Mencap The Mencap Centre Enborne Gate Enborne Road Newbury Berkshire RG14 6AT
We have a rigorous recruitment procedure that ensures our staff are fully vetted. Our staff members have full enhanced DBS disclosures which cover adults and children. The DBS are renewed every 3 years. We also complete Individual Risk Assessments for everybody who attends the service, all activities are risk assessed and all staff are fully trained in a variety of subjects on a regular basis, including Health and Safety Awareness, Fire Awareness, Safeguarding, Medication Administration, Epilepsy, First Aid, Equality and Diversity, Autism, Infection Control and Privacy & Dignity. West Berkshire Mencap complies with all Health and Safety requirements and all associated legislation. Your Choice Services fully supports best practice and provides annual training refreshers to staff.
- DBS check
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