Cherry Tree House is a new specialist residential service providing outcome focussed care for adults with learning disabilities, who may have autism, behaviours that challenge and associated complex needs. Cherry Tree House will opening in February 2020 and is now taking referrals. Cherry Tree House offers six self-contained apartments, configured to meet the needs of the residents in single occupancy accommodation offering them the next step along their care pathway towards greater independence. Each apartment has its own bedroom, living and dining space, bathroom and kitchen as well as access to an enclosed communal garden. Located down a quiet lane, just a 10 minute drive from the bustling town of Mansfield, the individuals supported at Cherry Tree House have access to a large and varied range of community facilities and activities, including cinemas, bowling and local events. Ongoing assessment and a core staff team means that we are able to meet the changing needs of individuals as they progress through their care pathway, while ensuring their safety is maintained and their independence is supported. We ensure day-to-day practice is embedded in an overarching framework of support whereby the whole team around the person consciously takes into account the interaction, communication and flexibility of each individual we support. We provide a comprehensive individually tailored care and support plan that is delivered by the staff team in an integrated, systematic and consistent manner. Our resident profile: Adults, aged 18+ Primary diagnosis of learning disability accompanied with challenging behaviour May have autism or Asperger’s syndrome requiring highly structured and / or modified stimuli environments We do not accept people detained under the Mental Health Act We support individuals on the following sections: 7 (Guardianship), 17 (Planned/authorised leave), 117 (Aftercare arrangements) and a Community Treatment Order (CTO) or DoLS Community links: Whitepost Farm Mansfield Museum and Art Gallery Sherwood Pines Rufford Abbey Park Alton Towers Water Meadow Leisure Centre Download the Cherry Tree House Flyer1.28 MB Referrals are now being taken and can be made by contacting the Cygnet referrals team via 0808 164 4450 or by emailing [email protected].