We help people to lead more fulfilling, independent lives by providing extraordinary support for adults with learning disabilities, autism, physical disabilities, acquired brain injuries or mental health needs.Find support in your area
Support that changes lives
At Lifeways, our focus is you. So whether you’re looking for a new supported living apartment or one of our residential services, your unique needs and goals will always be our priority. That’s the reason we promise to listen first and foremost. So that we can begin to really understand you, truly tailor your support, and work together to build a life-changing partnership from your very first enquiry.
Support as unique as you are
Our purpose is to improve lives. It’s as simple as that. We help almost 5,000 people to live with independence in their local community. And we pride ourselves on helping every one of our clients to find the confidence and self-belief they need to follow their personal goals and dreams.About our support
“I’m really proud of my achievements. I wouldn’t be where I am today without the support of my Lifeways support team who believed in me all the way. Now I also believe in myself.”
For commissioners and professionals
As a commissioner or care professional you can refer to Lifeways with confidence. Every one of our support workers are working towards or have achieved the Care Certificate qualification, and more than 88% of our supported living locations are rated good or outstanding by the CQC. That puts us well above average in our sector.More for professionals
"I am so pleased and immensely relieved to see my clients out of a nursing home and into supported living. Already they are much happier and going out every day. This will transform their lives for the better."
Careers with our trusted local teams
Our people make all the difference. That’s why we invest in their ongoing training and development, providing rewarding and progressive careers to people across the UK. Despite being the country’s largest provider of supported living, every one of our locations is run by trusted teams, meaning you'll experience a true sense of togetherness and feeling of family.About our careers
"I love this job, it gives me so much and I get to be part of the lives of the people we support which is such a wonderful privilege.”
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‘They went way further than just the extra mile’: What families and guardians said about Lifeways in 2020Read more
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Guidance for families
View our latest Coronavirus updates and information.Read more
‘Kind, caring, and responsive’: The three words people we support used to describe Lifeways in 2020
People we support across the UK say they’re happy with the support they receive, and find the teams they work with to be kind, caring and responsive.Read more
Brand new supported living services open in Liverpool
We are delighted to announce that our two luxury apartment developments for vulnerable adults in Liverpool are now taking referrals and are ready to welcome new residents.
South Drive is located in a vibrant residential area in Wavertree, Liverpool, an ideal location for accessing local shops, amenities and transport links.Read more
Innovative specialist supported living scheme coming soon to Leith
Twenty-four luxury apartments for vulnerable adults are almost ready to welcome residents in Leith, Edinburgh. Located in a vibrant residential area in an ideal location for accessing local shops, amenities and transport links, Heron Court is a specialist supported living development which offers a new premium standard of accommodation for vulnerable adults with learning disabilities, autism and complex needs.Read more