House in field

Features in both cottages:

  • Sitting Room
  • Dining Room
  • Kitchen
  • Toilet
  • Bathroom with an Arjo Hi-Lo bath and ceiling tracking
  • Office
  • Shared Utility room

Flax Cottages are centrally located in Northumberland, Bedlington and Guidepost are within walking distance. The location also provides excellent transport links to Morpeth and Newcastle upon Tyne.

Flax Cottages offers a warm and homely environment, providing high quality 24-hour care and support for people with a range of needs including learning disabilities and associated complex health needs.

Flax Cottage 1

5 Bedrooms – two of which have ceiling tracking

In Flax Cottage 2

4 Bedrooms – one of which has ceiling tracking

There is off street parking for up to 5 cars with secure parking for both cottages.

Flax Cottages also provides gardens to the rears with direct access from the lounge and dining rooms providing wheelchair access, the gardens attracts wild life.

Sitting at the heart of the local community, Flax Cottages offer opportunities for positive social inclusion as well as the skilled support needed by each individual.  There are spacious and comfortable communal areas and a large enclosed garden to the rear. Assisted technology is installed according to individual needs, and everyone is encouraged to truly personalise their own bedroom.

At Flax Cottages we offer the highest standards of residential support through a commitment to person-centred planning, attention to detail, engaged staff teams and most importantly a passion for enabling the people we support to achieve their goals and self-direct their support as much as they can.

Positive behaviour and active support underpin everything we do. We understand that each individual is a unique human being and not just a set of risks and challenges. We also recognise that families are the experts, so we work closely with families to create care pathways that empower the people we support to achieve their ambitions, acquire new skills, forge genuine community links and to live fulfilling lives.

Enquiries & referrals

Manager: Jacqueline Hutchinson
Email: referrals@lifeways.co.uk

Where to find us

1 & 2 Flax Cottages
Choppington
Northumberland
NE62 5SR