welcome to your choice assisted living
Your Choice is a unique service designed with a passion for supported living and has continued to see our service users flourish and enjoy a new quality of life.
Your Choice offers a vast array of support, with packages tailored to the individual needs of our service users,
We enjoy days out and always aim to make the most of those rainy days and will always listen to the needs of our Service User.
WHAT WE PROVIDE
Your Choice Assited Living offers exceptional independent living and personalized assisted living options for Individuals with Learning Disabilies, Mental Health, Autism and challenging needs, We cover Bideford, Northam, Appledore, Westward Ho and Fremington area. Our beautiful community is a wonderful place to call home and is the perfect experience for our Service Users
SERVICE USER DEVELOPMENT
We support our service users in learning to develop their skills and talents,
We promote independence and help all our service user,s in setting goals and achieving them. We always provide support that is person centered and ensures time for each person to work on their key and daily living skills.
We work with different techniques to suit each person to provide the most individualised support so they can achieve day to day actions that may sometimes seem unachievable varying from something like hoovering there bedroom, cooking a meal to getting a job or starting a community course.
The options in life can be limitless and we are here to help those we support to achieve them no matter how big or small, Making a difference to someone’s life is what we are always’s striving to achieve.
Adventure Parks are one of our favourite ways to ensure our service users get the most out of our service, the Milky Way and Big Sheep are just two of our popular attraction visits
At Your Choice we are not all work and no play and really enjoy supporting people in getting out and about having experiences that they enjoy and brings fulfilment and happiness, the list is exhaustive in the day’s out our guys have enjoyed but just snippets of this have included day,s out to local attractions such as the big sheep, milky way and the local dinosaur park.
We regularly go bowling, cinema and go karting.
We have had several trips to go see broadway shows, concerts and pantomines.
Also a little closer to home many of the service users enjoy a nice relaxing walk on westward ho! Beach with a fish and chip supper and playing the two pennie machines in the local amusements.
We are in the midst of booking this years holidays which vary from an activity filled week in butlins to a villa holiday in Portugal lazing by the beach, enjoying the local water parks and eating good food..
And Mark is currently putting together a trip to go and see Man United, a dream for a couple of our service users who our footie mad.
HIGH 5IVE SOCIAL
Supported living is used to describe the arrangement whereby someone who already has ,or who wants their own tenancy or own home, also has support from a “Care and Support” provider to help them live as independently and safely as possible. They will receive support and help with any aspects that are required to live an ordinary life as possible, this could be help with Managing Bills and Money, Cooking, Personal Care, Managing Medication and with Jobs. People who live in supported living arrangements can live in a variety of different settings like with another person or others that they have chosen to live with in shared accommodation e.g. a shared house in which they all contribute to the bills and upkeep of communal areas. Or on their own in their House/flat/Bungalow etc.
The High Five Social Club was recently set up for by Your Choice as a activity group for only Service Users and friends of Your Choice Assisted Living to bring extra clubs and activites for our service users. Aswell as a weekly club there are days outs to local attractions and just fun days together which everyone loves as they get to make new close friends. We have plenty more plans for future activities and everyone is looking forward to them
Your Choice Assisted Living offer outreach and enabling services to support our Service Users to remain in their own homes to access the community.
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We aim to match you with the right carers so that you always enjoy your visits and it helps yourself develop and leave more fulfilling lives
Our service users enjoy days out to local clubs such as The Color Cabin.
which enables our service users feel part of a community whilst enjoying an array of activities such as arts and crafts, games and discos.
Wings South West is a Charity that help provide for young people in Bideford and the surrounding area of Northern Devon. Their aim is to give young people a future and a hope.
They operate a Café style drop in Youth Club (Source), engage in a variety of schools work and provide learning opportunities for young people not in Employment, Education or Training (NEET). This includes a drop-in for young parents as well as an open drop-in for any NEET young person. They also run a personal development course and motor mechanics course for NEETs.
The Colour Cabin based in Appledore, North Devon is a friendly, welcoming and charismatic activities centre for adults with a range of additional needs. It offers a variety of fun and engaging activities like Arts and Crafts, Cinema Room, Gaming Area, Bingo, Group games and Live Entertainment.
Every Friday is Disco Day. And every first and third Thursday we are visited by Enterainly Diffrent who provide high quality expressive arts workshops for people of all ages and everyone at The Colour Cabin loves it when they visit
Wholelife is a specialist rural skills company in North Devon providing placements for adults and young people with social, emotional, behavioral and learning disabilities. The center is based on a smallholding on the outskirts of Barnstaple, near Ashford, situated on the banks of the stunning Taw river and close to the Tarka trial.
Wholelife is a working farm growing vegetables and rearing livestock. The clients are involved in every aspect of the farm from caring for the livestock and growing the vegetables to helping to sell the produce at the farm shop and farmers market.