All referrals are subject to a thorough referral process with a matching and impact assessment being undertaken to assess the suitability of the young person being referred in whether their needs can be effectively met within home. 

In some circumstances, we may be able to provide care for a young person outside of the specified age range; authorisation would be sought in advance from Ofsted.

We aim to not place any young people over a five-year age gap together, if this occurs it would be carefully assessed in managing the needs of the group, if it is considered that the risk between the residents can be safely managed. ​

All referrals are to be sent to or