What services do we offer?
. Physical Disability Services
The Disabilities Trust offers housing and support services to around 150 people with profound disabilities including:
. residential and sheltered housing
. respite care
. housing in the community
. community enabling
. day services
Each person's needs are individually assessed to make sure our services can be designed to meet their needs.
We recognise the right of every service user to be treated with respect at all times, and to be able to make choices in their daily lives.
. Autism Services
The Disabilities Trust provides a range of specialist education services, housing and support to people with autistic spectrum disorders.
. Brain Injury Services
We offer services to around 550 people with acquired brain injury through the Brain Injury Rehabilitation Trust (BIRT), a division of The Disabilities Trust. BIRT is the means by which The Disabilities Trust provides its brain injury services.
. Learning Disability Services
The Disabilities Trust now runs its first learning disability service - Hamilton Lodge, a residential service for 46 adults with learning disabilities in Colchester.
. Case Management Services
The Disabilities Trust Case Management Service can provide the followign for people with a disability including brain injury, spinal injury and enduring disabilities:
. case management
. care needs reports
. expert witness services
Where Are they Based?
The services are based in a number of locations around the country. Here you will find services for your region and how to contact them.
PHYSICAL DISABILITY SERVICES
Ernest Kleinwort Court, Burgess Hill
Shinewater Court, Eastbourne
Terry Yorath House, Leeds
Victoria House, Hull
Jane Percy House, Cramlington
Carlton Resource Centre, Barnsley
Community-based physical disabilities services
BRAIN INJURY SERVICES
Bristol Road, Birmingham
Daniel Yorath House, Leeds
Fen House, Ely
Goole Neuro Rehabilitation Centre, Goole
Thomas Edward Mitton House, Milton Keynes
West Heath House, Birmingham
Kent House, Aylesbury
Redford Court, Liverpool
Redford Court Lodge, Liverpool
Kerwin Court, Slinfold
York House, York
Springburn, Glasgow (due to open late 2009)
Community-based brain injury services
LEARNING DISABILITY SERVICES
Hamilton Lodge, Essex