Life-changing residential care for adults with learning disabilities and physical disabilities.
Type of property
Stafford Road is a specialist residential service where people are supported to live with independence.
This five-bedroom bungalow has an open-plan dining room, living room and kitchen, and one communal bathroom with a walk-in shower. Stafford Road also has an accessible garden with a patio for spending time outdoors when the weather is good.
Assistive technology can be tailored to suit the needs of each person. The property has level access and most bedrooms have a ceiling hoist.
Pets may be allowed - we currently have a resident cat.
Valued in your community
Stafford Road is in a vibrant area with convenience stores, cafes, pubs, shops and restaurants. There’s a post office and a library too. At Stafford Road, people choose how they spend their time. Trips to sensory rooms and local parks are favourites.
For people who like to stay active, Westcroft Leisure Centre provides year-round access to a gym, two swimming pools, exercise classes and sports courts. People also enjoy walking in the area - the local parks such as Carshalton Ponds and The Grange Gardens are popular destinations.
Nearby Croydon has larger shops and amenities including the Whitgift and Centrale Shopping Centres, Tenpin Croydon for bowling and a Vue Cinema. Central London is also easily accessible and has tourist attractions including museums and art galleries, the London Eye, the Tower of London, the Sealife Centre Aquarium and London Zoo.
Living at this service
We are ready to welcome someone new to join the people we support here. The woman we support here is aged 60 and lives with learning disabilities. She likes Mickey Mouse and listening to music.
We also support three men aged between 67 and 70 who live with learning disabilities, mental health conditions and other complex needs. The older man enjoys arts and crafts, painting and colouring. Another man likes cars, meeting new people and going to the day centre. The younger man likes reading newspapers. He also speaks French and Spanish.
“Stafford Road is a small, pleasant service with friendly staff. Our internal audit was excellent and we received a good CQC report. We also have access to specialists such as dietitians.” Manager, Stafford Road