Transforming Care - Preventing inappropriate hospital admissions

Transforming Care - Preventing inappropriate hospital admissions

Bradley Apartments in Grimsby provides a specialist registered care and nursing service for adults with complex needs including learning disability, autistic spectrum disorder, mental health problems, challenging behaviour and personality disorder.

  • 70% of our referrals are currently living in the community and due to crisis require a period of person centred intensive care and support in a robust and structured community based setting to avoid inappropriate and unnecessary hospital admissions

  • 30% of the people we support have previously been in hospital and require further tailored support to progress to a more permanent independent living setting

Delivering Positive Outcomes

  • Our average length of stay is 8 months Positive outcomes at Bradley Apartments

  • 50% of our service users have been discharged into longer term care based placements within the community after a period of stabilisation at Bradley Apartments

  • Our service users show positive improvements in most areas of functioning as measures by the Life Star, particularly; relationships, feeling good, communicating, finance and money, living skills and being safe

Apartment based living

The robust apartment based living environment has been designed to replicate domestic living as closely as possible, allowing individuals the opportunity to experience having their own “front door” and being responsible for planning their own meals, shopping, cooking meals and budgeting.

The five apartments are either for 2 or 3 individuals, 14 in total, and each apartment provides a bedroom with en-suite facilities for each person and shared kitchen, dining and living spaces. Bradley Apartments learning disability service in Grimsby

This specialist residential service also benefits from a tailored programme of access to psychology, psychiatry, OT and speech and language therapy if this is required.

Situated in North East Lincolnshire, less than an hour from Hull, Lincoln and Doncaster and close to Sheffield and York, the Apartments can provide a short or longer term placement to suit individual needs.

To talk to us more about Bradley Apartments or to discuss someone you are currently working with contact us on our central referrals line 0800 954 2497 or email us and our Key Relationships Manager will be in touch with you.