‘A positive experience:’ Lifeways and Living Ambitions’ Edinburgh services receive new rating from Scottish Care Inspectorate
Lifeways and Living Ambitions’ supported living services in Edinburgh have received praise from Scotland’s Care Inspectorate for leadership and support of people’Read more
How Jack, who lives with schizophrenia, struggled with addiction – and how he’s ready to move on
Jack is 27. He’s spent half his adult life in secure settings.
“I’ve been struggling with addictions since the age of 15,” Jack recalls.Read more
‘I see support workers as role models,’ says Christina Collinson-Knapp, a Lifeways Scheme Manager for Tyne and Wear
For Christina Collinson-Knapp, caring for others started when she was very young.
“I was a young carer when I was a teenager and cared for my mother when she was experiencing relapses with her own mental health,” recalls Christina.Read more
‘Compassionate, committed, happy colleagues make our service good,’ says Louise Watson, Abbeymoor’s Registered Manager
“I’ve always been a people person,” says Louise Watson, who’s worked for Lifeways since 2018.Read more
‘This is a dream come true for me’: Martyn moves into Tipton supported living service
For the past three years, Martyn had attempted to get housing which comes coupled with support to meet his needs – but met with no luck until Lifeways supported him to move into his own brand-new, purpose-built apartment.Read more