IvydeneMember for 5 years
Ivydene is a residential home for nine people with learning disabilities in the Portswood area of Southampton. The people living at Ivydene are aged late forties to early eighties.
The ground floor has a large kitchen, lounge and dining area. There is also a sun room at the back offering further communal space and separate area for the various crafts enjoyed by the people living in the home.
Portswood Precinct is just a short walk from Ivydene and the people living at Ivydene are supported to access the local library, shops, bank and pubs.
Ivydene is well equipped to provide care for people as they become older; with a first floor wet room (accessed via the lift or stairs) and a ground floor bathroom with overhead hoist and a wheelchair accessible vehicle.
Those living at Ivydene enjoy crafts and music as well as accessing local day services, other personalised activities and day trips. The staff team are very positive and encourage personalised activity schedules, community involvement and skill maintenance in day to day tasks and household activities, as well as personal interests and hobbies. Social opportunities and positive relationships with friends and family are also actively promoted.
|Type of service|
|Type of ownership|
|Car Park Facilities|
|Lifting and handling equipment|
|Special Dietary Requirements|
|Telephone in Bedroom|
|TV in Bedroom|
|Mental Health Support|
|Young Adults (18 - 25)|