Type of provision:  Therapeutic Residential Care
Gender:  Female only
Total number of children’s homes & other services:   2
Total number of registered beds:  11
Size range of homes:   5 or 6
Age range on admission:  12-17
Specialist service:  Traumatised children & young people with SEBD, including attachment difficulties, EBPD, PTS, EBD
Name and qualifications:  Service Manager, DipSW, RMA, MDP Cert. Head Teacher, BA Hons Social Science, PGCE,NPQH, HFF
Registered school:  Cornfield School Indep DfE’s Reg and Approved Special School
Therapeutic provision:  Consultant clinical psychologist-team, assessments & individual therapy.
Other Education provision:  School only day placements, links to college & work experience providers
Geographical location:  South East

Description:

Cornerways has 2 therapeutic children’s homes in Surrey and West Sussex, providing Integrated packages of Therapeutic Care and Education (as well as stand-alone services) for traumatised, emotionally troubled and vulnerable children and young people. Individually tailored placement plans are developed and regularly reviewed, with clinical input from our psychologist. Our experienced staff teams provide a high level of support and nurture using a relationship-based approach in warm homely environments. Our aim is to help young people to understand how past experiences have impacted on their lives so they can learn new ways of thinking and behaving and move on to enjoy happier and more positive futures. Other services include linked to fostering service and outreach to support transition.

Company Website:   www.cornerways.org