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what services do we provide at Emscote House?


Emscote House provides an overnight service for adults from Birmingham, Sandwell, Walsall, Staffordshire and Solihull. 
We provide a service for adults with funding from their local authority and for those who are on direct payments.

What you need to know about us:

  • Emscote House is an 8-bedded purpose built dormer style bungalow
  • Short breaks include overnight stays with some day care provision available
  • Adults’ Short Break Services are planned and only close during the Christmas and New year period
  • Introductory visits to the home are available
  • Care plans for each guest are person centred and cater for each individual’s needs
  • Those with epilepsy, diabetes and other healthcare needs can be accommodated
  • All care plans regularly reviewed
  • Highly trained and skilled staff, many with extensive experience
  • Open visitors policy for guests’ family and friends
  • Uses Makaton Sign Language and the Picture Exchange Communication System (PECS)​
  • Highly skilled and trained staff, many with NVQ Level 3 and 4 qualifications​
  • Diverse staff group representing many different cultures, many with bi-lingual skills​

What sort of facilities does the Adults’ Short Break Service provide?

  • Eight bedrooms some with tracking hoists and specialist beds
  • Two are soft padded bedrooms
  • Homely front lounge with a sensory station
  • Second lounge with a computer projector, bubble tube, karaoke machine
  • Conservatory with a pool table, TV, music and games.
  • We have a motion activated projector which is very interactive
  • Large garden with specialist gym equipment, specialist swing and trampoline and great picnic area.
  • Summer house converted into a bar
  • We have our own minibus so we can access the local community


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