Cygnet Hospital Kewstoke

  • Cygnet Hospital Kewstoke
  • Beach Road, Kewstoke, Weston super Mare, BS22 9UZ
  • Tel: 01934 428989
  • Fax: 01934 428980

Introduction

Cygnet Hospital Kewstoke delivers a comprehensive and cost effective recovery focused pathway for males and females. The two female wards and two male wards provide an integrated care pathway for service users who are able to successfully move on to independent community living or a supported living service.

The hospital is set in 16 acres of landscaped grounds overlooking the Bristol Channel, we provide a tranquil and therapeutic environment offering service users a broad range of therapies to include, CAT, CBT & DBT.

Services at Kewstoke


Facilities & Care

The hospital provides 57 inpatient beds within a low secure setting, including a male PICU within the same secure perimeter. All bedrooms are single, with en-suite bathrooms, and each of the four wards has its own garden or terrace. There is a fully equipped gym and activities suite.

Care Pathways

On the same site at the hospital is Cygnet Lodge Kewstoke, an intensive community rehabilitation service for women, which provides care for informal individuals as well as those who may be formally detained. The Lodge is separate from the main low secure service, and provides the next step in the care pathway from the low secure wards, or a step up from community placements which may have broken down.

Therapies

Our multi-disciplinary team works across the whole hospital and makes use of a broad range of therapies, including CAT, CBT and DBT that are tailored to individual needs. We run a number of groups, such as a 'Hearing Voices Group', which many of our service users find useful as a way to share their experience.
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We also offer a comprehensive programme for those individuals who, as well as having a major mental illness, have abused drug and or alcohol. This programme is integrated into the therapeutic programme across the hospital, including  the PICU, and is accessible to all service users.
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Service Users

Our aim at Kewstoke is to help people learn how to manage their mental health and reinforce their daily living skill, to prepare for independent life back in the community, or for moving into mainstream rehabilitation. We actively involve our services users in improving the services that we offer and encourage them and the hospital to be part of the local community.
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Why Refer to Cygnet Hospital Kewstoke?
  • We provide integrated care pathways for male and female service users based on Recovery through empowered engagement and lasting hope.
  • We provide a high quality, value for money, multidisciplinary team approach to all care.
  • Service users have access to our specialist Drug & Alcohol service.
Latest Kewstoke News
  • 24/07/15 : Cygnet Hospital Kewstoke Race for Life A team of service users and staff from Cygnet Hospital Kewstoke recently took part in ‘Race for Life’ in Weston-Super-Mare to raise money for Cancer Research. The race took part on the evening of June 8th on the beach and along the pier.
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  • 17/04/15 : Cygnet Hospital Kewstoke's Sandford Ward achieves 'Excellent' AIMS rating We are delighted to announce that Sandford Ward, the adult acute inpatient service for men at Cygnet Hospital Kewstoke, has been given the Level 1 Excellent rating following AIMS accreditation with the College Centre for Quality Improvement (CCQI).
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  • 27/02/15 : Cygnet Hospital Kewstoke scores 90% in Quality Network Review Cygnet Hospital Kewstoke's Milton Ward has scored 90% in a review by the Quality Network for Forensic Mental Health Services. Milton Ward, a low secure service for women, achieved 100% ratings in 7 of the 11 areas assessed.
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