Life-changing support for adults with learning disabilities and autism.
Type of property
At Woodend, people are supported to live independently.
This three-bed property has a kitchen, open-plan dining and living room, a laundry room and a quiet room. There is level access leading to the garden with patio, where people can enjoy the fresh air when the weather is good. Some rooms have en suites with walk-in showers, while the other rooms make use of the shared, ground floor bathroom.
Valued in your community
The local area has a post office, cafes, restaurants, Dursley Library and Kingshill House Art Centre.
Slimbridge wetland nature reserve is nearby - a beautiful place for birdwatching and wildlife spotting.
Nearby Gloucester has a wider range of attractions, including the Cineworld Cinema, Gloucester Cathedral, St Oswald’s Retail Park and St Oswald’s Priory, as well as several museums and leisure centres.
Living at this service
Woodend is an ideal home for a person aged between 35 and 55, who has a sociable manner. There are steep stairs in the property so is suitable for someone with no mobility issues.
People living here are in their 50s and live with Down’s Syndrome, learning disabilities and mental health conditions. Their interests include technology, crosswords, spending time alone and being in the community.
“Woodend is a quiet service in a very peaceful area. It has a big garden for people who enjoy gardening. The atmosphere is relaxing, both inside and out.” Manager, Woodend