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  “We need to ensure that children in care are provided with the one thing which they have told us makes the single biggest difference to their lives: being in the right placement...”

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If you would like further information about the company or are enquiring about placement opportunities please contact: enquiries@hopscotch-care.org

   
 

About The Care Homes

The Children and Young People
Hopscotch Care have the facilities and experienced staff to look after the boys and girls in each home with a variety of social, emotional and behavioural problems. There are excellent local schools in both locations who are experienced in providing the educational support necessary for looked after children and young people and there are a number of high quality further education establishments in the local area that can support the vocational and educational ambitions of the older children and those making the transition into the next stage of their lives.

 


Measures of Success
The Directors of the Company are aware of the competitive nature of the childrens’ care provision market and are determined to benchmark other organisations to ensure that the standards achieved by Hopscotch Care are the very best.

The measurement of the Company’s success will not be based on the throughput of young people but the successful placement of them into the next stage of their lives.

We will will work closely with the placing local authorities to ensure that we continue to respond to the changing needs of Children Looked After.

Premises
The homes at Carnforth and Carlisle have been designed to provide large comfortable accommodation for boys and girls. They are designed to be safe homes with modern kitchen and bathroom facilities, spacious bedrooms, a large lounge/sitting room, laundry, meeting rooms, games rooms, offices and meeting rooms. 


The bedrooms have comfortable beds and are fully carpeted with wardrobes, cupboards and television.
The sitting rooms have comfortable sofas, computers, music centre, television and radio and creates a warm family atmosphere.


Carnforth
In Carnforth the main house has four bedroooms and shared bathrooms are found on both floors with bath and shower facilities. A separate WC is also located on each floor with a downstairs wet room.

 


Carnforth Annex

There is a separate annexe half a mile away run as part of the home but that can provide a single young person with intensive support and supervision with 2:1 staffing. It is a small but tidy house with en suite bedroom facilities, a kitchen and living area with a pleasant garden.

Carlisle
Carlisle is a large three storey house with five en-suite bedrooms, a large lounge, kitchen dining room on the ground floor and with a lower ground floor providing additional space for meetings , education and training.

 

     
           
 
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