• 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • 7
  • 8
          Listen Image3

Danshell Learning Disability and Autism Services 

Danshell supports and cares for adults living with a learning disability, who may also have a diagnosis of autism, in specialist supported living, residential services and hospitals. Our aim is to deliver effective and outcome based services within person centred, professional care environments, supporting people to have the most choice and independence possible. We set high standards for ourselves in the delivery of care, and most importantly, we put the people we support at the heart of everything we do.

Website Blob Green White Text Feb18Website Blob Orange White Text NEWWebsite Blob Turquoise White Text NEW

Website Blob Dark Turquoise White Text NEWWebsite Blob Pink White Text Feb17Website Blob Purple White Text NEW

Listen Image3

A Positive Approach for Fiona*


Small new danshell 4 Web Size

After assessment, a decision was taken that Fiona* was to come to Yew Trees. There had been some discussion as to whether a forensic service was more appropriate for her needs, but it was decided that the environment at Yew Trees could be a more positive step for Fiona* than a more secure setting.

Fiona* felt that she had been let down in many ways and that there had not been consistency in her care. She had lost her faith that a service could provide the care and support she needed and felt as though she had nothing to look forward to.

The team at Yew Trees worked closely with Fiona* and her family in order to build a positive relationship and rebuild trust. This approach helped Fiona* to gain confidence in the support and care she was receiving and allowed her to focus on herself. She gained greater independence, and through a structured approach, she was able to move to a supported home and she now attends college.

We use cookies to improve our website and your experience when using it. Cookies used for the essential operation of this site have already been set. To find out more about the cookies we use and how to delete them, see our privacy policy.

  I accept cookies from this site.
EU Cookie Directive plugin by www.channeldigital.co.uk