Press Coverage

Posted June 27, 2017

In this section you’ll find a compilation of press coverage that we’ve received. November 16th “Thinking Together” via November 16th “CCG Merger” via October 19th “It’s good to talk about Mental Health” via  August 17th “West Berks residents more likely to be frequent drinkers” via    ” August 15th Homeless are being denied vital health […]

Housing time bomb for carers of those with LD exploded with no solutions found

Posted April 21, 2017

In 2002 Mencap produced a report, The Housing Timebomb. It detailed how nationally provision had not and was not being planned for those with Learning Disabilities (LD), whose life expectancy increase now meant they were outliving their parents and carers in larger numbers.  Forward to 2016 and a group of angry parents and carers in […]

CQC Reports – Acorn House and The Slater Centre

Posted February 22, 2016

Acorn House Overall – Good Safe – Good Effective – Good Caring – Good Responsive – Good Well-Led – Good   Acorn House in Purley-on-Thames is registered to provide care and support for up to 5 adults with learning disabilities, including Autism Spectrum Disorders.   The Care Quality Commission (CQC) conducted an unannounced inspection of […]