Halas Homes is a Registered Charity providing high quality Residential Care and Supported Living for adults with a learning disability from 18yrs old.
Amongst the aims of management and staff are:
to encourage individuals to exercise their right to choice and control over their lives by consulting on all decisions that affect them
to involve service users in appropriate decision making processes
to treat with respect the wishes and choices of service users and tenants
to recognise individuals strengths and weaknesses and always looking at positive and alternative approaches
to promote within each individual the belief that their life and activities are as valuable and valid as any other
to continuously train and develop staff guaranteeing the provisions of quality care to all service users
to arrange appropriate support to ensure maximum opportunities to participate in community life.
to provide meaningful activities and opportunities
to provide caring, qualified, skilled and motivated staff who understand how their individual performance affects the quality of services provided
Treat service users and staff with respect
Consult with service users and seek their views on the service they receive
Consult with staff on matters that affect them and their work and seek their views and ideas on how to continually improve services
Seek the views of all stakeholders with a view to understand what we do well and what we can improve
View concerns and complaints as an opportunity to improve the services we deliver.
We were delighted to receive the 3rd Sector Creative Arts Award in 2014. It is self evident that the arts create a safe environment where participants can learn, develop and increase confidence and self esteem.
At the end of 2014 we received a Downing Street Community Champion Award celebrating our work with the local community