• Our Story

    Tuesday, January 23, 2018

    Watch a short film to find out a bit more about our journey into the world of care.

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A Family Perspective

May
21

Parent Prompt List

It is vitally important to look at as many options as possible when researching potential future options for your children after school has finished, whether this is moving on to a specialist college, supported living setting or residential placement. Being prepared is key! You must look at all available services in your local area first […]

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May
6

Transition Options

What comes next after education? “Transition” can be such a daunting and fear-provoking concept, which all too often is a major challenge worry for parents. For children of 15-16 years old who are settled into a school routine, the idea of moving them onto further education elsewhere at 19 may seem too far away to […]

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News

Jun
27

Don’t Call Me Crazy

    A new documentary based on adolescent mental health shows the frank accounts of individuals admitted to a Manchester Mental Health Unit. Watch the first episode of this three part documentary on BBC iPlayer and don’t miss the second, due to air Monday 1st July at 9pm on BBC Three!    

Jun
6

Kidz South 2013

  Home From Home Care will be holding a stand at this year’s Kidz South, held at Rivermead Leisure Complex, Richfield Avenue, Reading. The event will run from 9.30 am – 4.30 pm on Thursday 13th June 2013 and entry is FREE.  

Mar
18

Kidz in the Middle

We are pleased to announce that Home From Home Care will be at holding a stand this year’s Kidz in the Middle event, which is being held at the Ricoh Arena in Coventry on Thursday 21st March, 9.30am – 4.30pm. You will find us on stand A5, so come along and find us as we will be happy […]

Mar
18

Born to Be Different

Born to Be Different is a candid and unsentimental documentary filmed over nearly 10 years that chronicles the pressures and joys of family life for parents bringing up a disabled child. This programme is now airing on Channel 4 and will show insights into the world of care that will be a valuable source of information. The […]

Jan
7

Specialist Care Awards 2013

We are happy to share that Home From Home Care has been selected as a finalist in the prestigious Laing & Buisson Specialist Care Awards 2013, nominated in the category for best Care Home Provider.  Laing & Buisson organise these events to recognise and honour the extraordinary success and hard work throughout the independent sector. Results will be announced […]

Dec
13

BBC Radio Lincolnshire Broadcast

Paul and Ann were recently interviewed on BBC Radio Lincolnshire as part of a “Real Lives” programme currently running on the ‘mid-morning show’ with Melvyn Prior. The interview was based on Paul and Ann’s experiences as parents of a daughter with special needs and about their fantastic inspirational journey setting up Home From Home Care; creating opportunities for other adults […]