Type of provision:   Residential Child Care
Gender:  Mixed
Total number of children’s homes and other services:  6 Ofsted Registered Children’s Homes
Total number of registered beds:  16
Size range of homes:  From 2 bed to 4 bed
Age range on admission:  9 to 17 years
Specialist services:  OCR Registered Education centre with a full time Teacher
Therapeutic provision:  All homes run as therapeutic
Geographical location:  North West

Description:

Aftercare (NW) Ltd offers accommodation for Looked After young people in five Ofsted registered children’s homes. The company also offer education services from an OCR registered education facility. Counselling or therapeutic services are also available and the company has access to a team of specialists, all with BACP accreditation within this field. Leaving Care services are
available and Aftercare (NW) Ltd offers varying levels of semi and full independent living care packages.

All staff within Aftercare (NW) Ltd receive training which far exceeds minimum standards. Our staff are trained in Safeguarding, Self-Harm, Child Sexual Exploitation, G-Map (for young people who
display inappropriate sexual behaviours), ADHD, Attachment Disorder, Therapeutic Crisis Intervention (which includes restraint, de-escalation training etc), Medication, Missing from Care, Equality and Diversity, Anti-bullying, Communicating with Children and Diploma in Childcare.

Company Website:   www.aftercarenorthwest.co.uk