Organisation Details

Organisation

Name
Vitalise - Respite Care

Venue Address

Address 1
212 Business Design Centre
Address 2
52 Upper Street
Town
London
Postcode
N1 0QH

Venue Contact Details

Telephone

More About The Organisation

Organisation Description

About the Organisation

Vitalise is a national charity providing short breaks and holidays (respite care) for people with physical disabilities and carers. Vitalise also runs holidays for visually impaired people. We aim to offer choice through our enabling environment and inspirational opportunities for volunteers.
We offer inspirational opportunities for volunteers through one of the largest, most diverse volunteer programmes in the UK.

How do people access your service?
They book a place

Organisation Details

Costs

Varies.

Type Of Service
Activity Provider

Inclusive Services

Additional and Special Educational Needs

Conditions
Autism / Aspergers Syndrome Hearing Impairment Visual Impairment Physical Disability Learning Difficulty Communication

Accessibility

Physical Environment Accessibility

Is there accessible parking on site?
No
Is there a pedestrian route?
No
Is it smooth and with dropped kerbs?
No
Are doors 900mm or more wide, with flat thresholds?
No
Do you have external ramps?
No
Do you have a lobby / porch area?
No
Can wheelchair users clear the outer door prior to opening the inner?
No
Are there interior automatic doors?
No
Are there wide unobstructed corridors (minimum 1200mm)?
No
Do you have a lift for wheelchair users?
No
Do you have internal ramps?
No
Do you have internal steps?
No
Do you have a visual / flashing fire alarm?
No
Do you have accessible toilets?
No
Do you have an accessible changing room with a changing bed and a hoist?
No
Do you have an induction loop and / or radio mikes?
No
Do you have a quiet room or a quiet area?
No
Do you have an outdoors play area?
No
Is this safe and enclosed?
No
Are the outdoor areas well lit (for evening activities)?
No
Do you have a soft play area?
No
Do you have a sensory room or area?
No

Preparing for Adulthood

Preparing for Adulthood Categories

Preparing for Adulthood - Independence and Housing
Staying Away from Home
Preparing for Adulthood - Friendships, Relationships and Community
Places To Go

Training & Policies

Please indicate the ratio of staff / volunteers who have knowledge and experience of:

Child Protection (Safeguarding)
None
Behaviour Management
None
Administration of medicines
None
Inclusion/Equal Opportunities
None
Risk Assessment
None
Manual Handling
None
British Sign Language
None
Makaton
None
Enabling verbal and non verbal communication
None
Inclusive Play
None

Does your organisation have policies and procedures for:

Child Protection (Safeguarding)
No
Behaviour Management
No
Complaints
No
Intimate Care
No
Continence
No
Incident/Accident logs
No
Registration for sessions
No

This organisation was last updated on Tuesday, 11 Jul 2017 10:05 AM - if you think this information is out of date or inaccurate then please let us know

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