Life-changing support for adults with learning disabilities, autism, physical disabilities, acquired brain injuries or mental health conditions.
Type of property
At Cornmill House apartments, people benefit from a vibrant network of staff and friends, while having peace and quiet when they need it too.
There are sixteen one-bedroom apartments, each with an open-plan kitchen and living room, and a bathroom - some are wet room-style and others have a shower cubicle. There is an accessible garden with a patio and a BBQ for people to use when the weather is nice.
Assistive technology can be tailored to suit the needs of each person and includes CCTV, call points in all apartments and an intercom system. There is a lift for access to the upper floor, and all apartments have wide door frames for easy wheelchair access.
Valued in your community
Cornmill House is in the village of Seacroft which has cafes, takeaways and convenience stores. Seacroft Green Shopping Centre is close by and has high-street shops, a library and a post office. Seacroft Hospital provides access to services including specialist rehabilitation, with a focus on wheelchairs and prosthetics, which aims to provide people with functional independence.
For people who like to stay active, Fearnville Leisure Centre has exercise classes, four sports halls, a squash court, a swimming pool and a gym.
Leeds is the nearest large town, and offers access to larger amenities including museums, Leeds Grand Theatre, The Emmerdale Studio Experience, Leeds Trinity Shopping Centre, a Vue Cinema, and a Go-karting track.
Living at this service
The people we support at Cornmill House range from 21 to 55 years of age.
At Cornmill House, people choose how they spend their time. Wheelchair football is a popular activity here, as well as day trips to Scarborough, Blackpool, Harrogate, York, Tropical World and the Railway Museum.
People have varied interests including walking, watching television, gaming, listening to music, cooking, gardening, shopping, bingo, volunteering, socialising and being in the community.
“The staff at Cornmill House work hard to promote independence and build on people’s skills. They work hard to provide personalised care for each person we support. The apartment block has an open and friendly atmosphere where everyone, including the staff, help each other out. Cornmill House is a new build so the apartments are perfect for people to create their own home.” Manager, Cornmill House