Our people

Our house has five large bedrooms with en-suite wet rooms, a living/dining room, cinema/sensory room and conservatory plus a large dining Kitchen.  The property has 3 bedrooms downstairs (one wheelchair accessible) and 2 bedrooms upstairs. Both floors have a shared bathroom with the one downstairs benefitting from an air jacuzzi bath whilst being suitable for anyone using a wheelchair. The property also has an office, Staff room and a storage room. The outside has parking for 9 cars with one space behind electric gates where the people we support can enter and exit the car safely. The garden is split level and fully accessible to anyone using a wheelchair. The top level is an all weather patio area with a ramp leading down to the lower level. The lower level has a large area laid to lawn and a second patio.

 

Our house, our lives, our choice


Our House  is located in Waingroves village opposite a community woodland which links to the greenway, a lovely footpath which has sculptures along the route. The house is on a bus route and is within walking distance of the local pub, church, shop and community centre. The local community hold a range of events throughout the year including the annual show, panto and water wobble. The nearby town of Ripley is two miles away and has a good mixture of shops, a local market, supermarket, doctors, dentist, community hospital, leisure centre,  pubs, night clubs and restaurants. The cities of Derby and Nottingham are a 30 minute drive away.

See how the housemates live life to the full.

At our house, everyone gets the support they need to live a happy, healthy and fulfilling life.
Our House
Our Community

Our House is a small home for five young adults with learning disabilities, Autism and sensory needs. We champion individuality. You may learn differently, you may have autism or sensory needs. You may need support to do the things you enjoy, support to get dressed and looking after yourself or you may communicate without speaking.