Individually designed for people with an assessed need for care and support, each of the spacious, modern 12 en-suite bedrooms at The Lodge have been newly refurbished to fully meet the needs of people of working age with autism and other learning difficulties.
The people we support have the use of a range of well-equipped communal areas including a bright and welcoming lounge with TV, a dining area, well-equipped kitchen, large conservatory/games room and secluded garden. Support staff are available 24-hours a day and can liaise with professional services and family and offering personalised care and support planning.
The Lodge is on the outskirts of the popular seaside town of Bexhill with its extensive shopping facilities and Bexhill Station.
At Wellgate Support we have specialist capabilities driven by expertise at all levels. We are person focused with strong quality led culture throughout the organisation.
We offer an innovative and person centred service to enable people living with mental health illnesses, learning disabilities & challenging behaviours to live a life as independently as possible.
If you’re looking for supported living whilst living an independent life, you’ve come to the right place. We are passionate about delivering the best possible care and support.
Wellgate Support has a vision of a society where all people live the life that they choose. This includes people having choice & control over where they live and how they are supported.
Specialist care allows you to live independently and have control over how and when you receive support. We can support you to achieve your goals, such as becoming an active member of your local community.
The benefits of specialist care is providing you with the choice, control and independence from holding your own tenancy and having your own front door. You will also have round the clock support from a member of staff should you need assistance.
Staff are professionally trained and dedicated to their roles, using their extensive expertise to help improve daily living for each individual.
Anyone with a learning disability, physical disability, sensory needs or autism who needs support – staff are on site for 24 hours a day.
Each individual person we support pays for their rent. This could be by housing benefit. The utility bills are paid for by each individual in a self contained flat. The costs of living charges such as food, clothes and activities are met by the individual.
Under the care Act 2014 – Where it appears to a local authority that an adult may have needs for care following an assessment. Support will be commissioned based upon the assessment and support will be funded by the local authority. Sometimes these hours can be shared hours (core) or 1:1 hours model.
Our flexible support is tailored to your needs, whether you’re looking for a few hours a week or more. Together, we co-create personalised support plans focusing on your interests, priorities and skills.
Your next step would be to speak with your case worker or advocate to discuss options that would be best suited to you and your circumstances.
The Lodge is located on St Francis Chase, close to local parks and open spaces, a short distance from the beach in the bustling seaside town of Bexhill. A range of shops and restaurants can be found within the town and along the seafront.
Bexhill station has trains to Brighton, London and Ashford while the seaside towns of Hastings and Eastbourne are just a train or bus ride away.
Ravenside Retail Park on the outskirts of Bexhill has a range of major retailers, 24-hour Tesco store and a large swimming pool.
To find out more about our specialist care facilities in your area, please call us on the number below. Alternatively, fill in the form and one of our dedicated team will contact you as soon as possible.