We have five services in Wakefield. They're all a few minutes walk from the railway station and local bus routes, plus the M1 is a short drive away. We're in a residential area close to plenty of local shops, parks and sporting facilities. It's also easy to reach Yorkshire Sculpture Park, Hepworth Gallery, Leeds city centre, and the Wakefield Trinity Wildcats Rugby League stadium. Morley Academy is also a short walk away with great opportunities for the people we support to develop their skills.
Agbrigg and Sandal share the same site which includes self-contained apartments where we support people with independent living skills and full residential support.
We enjoy plenty of activities from summer galas to trips to the beach and even charity walks. We help the people we support to volunteer and develop their skills to. And we love events and celebrations - birthdays are always special and we enjoy getting away on holidays.
Alverthorpe has specialist residential and self-contained apartments.
Activities are person centred by each person we support to what they like to do, we have local leisure centres, cinemas, theatres, activity centre’s, local beauty salons, aromatherapy, nail Bars, hair days, and getting out to the gym, swimming, with access to a private swimming pool. We enjoy going out to bowling, trips out for meals, bingo with local singers, trips to the Ponderosa, local disability music sessions and beautiful local parks for walks.
Holidays are arranged with Alverthorpe House and we have access to cafes and shops in a short walking distance and local pubs. The people we support love to celebrate community events and there are lots of local places to visit and fun events to go to.
We are a very sociable home and love to celebrate and have parties. We like to celebrate and embrace all ethnicities, festivals of all nationalities and inclusion of LGBTQ we attend outside festivals and hold parties in the garden of the home where we invite other homes, friends, families external professionals to come along and join us this can involve lots of stalls, food tasting and activities.
We encourage the people we support as to be as independent as possible and live a fulfilling life.
Alverthorpe has local transport links to Leeds, Barnsley, Sheffield, Rotherham through train and bus routes. The home has a Company Car which is available for longer planned day trips, and to support People we support to attend appointments, to visit family members.
Flanshaw is a specialist residential service with 4 ensuite bedrooms.