Supported living

Do you have a family member with learning disability who is ready to live an independent life with some support? They might be a young adult leaving school or care services, or a relative looking to expand on their life skills and live within the community.

Life Path Trust provides supported living to people to help them to do things for themselves and supports them to develop to live their life to the full.

Life Path Trust provides Supported Living services in Coventry and Oxfordshire.

What is Supported Living?

We support the person to maintain their tenancy and to live safely in their own home. We support with managing daily life including personal care, food preparation, shopping, taking medicines, accessing healthcare, budgeting and money management.

Is it only about support at home?

The service is much more than just support at home. We support people to keep in touch with their families, access leisure and community activities, volunteering and work opportunities.
We help and support the person to use public transport and travel on their own. We also encourage and support people to engage in their own community safely and as independently as possible.
See Support to Live Life - Day Opportunities, Support to Learn, Support to Work.

Do you also help the people to find a place to live?

The service in Coventry includes helping the person to access affordable accommodation in conjunction with approved landlords and social housing.

How much time are we talking about?

The support we provide depends on the need of the person. This can be a few hours a week or 24 hours a day 365 days of the year. It is very flexible and person centred.

Who are the carers?

Life Path Trust is registered as a domiciliary support provider with Care Quality Commission (CQC). All of our staff are trained in key competencies required by the Care Certificate which includes Person Centred ways of working, Health and Safety, Effective Communication and Safeguarding. Working with Coventry Training Consortium (CTC). staff undertake specialist accredited training including Autism, Epilepsy, Fire Safety, First Aid, Medication and other courses relevant to the person they are supporting.

Do you offer the same service in Oxfordshire?

In Oxfordshire Life Path Trust currently delivers services in specially built supported living schemes in Witney, East Oxford and Banbury and is commissioned by Oxfordshire County Council.
Life Path is registered as a domiciliary support provider with CQC.

If you are interested, please fill in the enquiry form below. You will be contacted to discuss your requirements and we can provide advice on fees and funding and availability.

How to access to this service?

If you are interested please fill in the enquiry form below or contact Elaine Skillern, our Director of Operations on 02476 555830 or email elaine.skillern@life-path.org.uk You will be contacted to discuss your requirements and we can provide advice on fees and funding and availability.