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Sense Scotland

Sense Scotland works with disabled children, young people and adults who have communication support needs arising from a range of impairments.

Sense Scotland

Details of the individual or group of people that you provide services to

Sense Scotland works with disabled children, young people and adults who have communication support needs arising from a range of impairments including, but not limited to:

  • Deafblindness
  • Sensory impairment
  • Learning
  • Physical disability

Description of your service

We provide personalised support to children, young people and adults. This includes short breaks, support during the day, evenings, weekends and overnight. We support people with their personal care, household, leisure and learning needs, and to develop and maintain community links. We support people in their own homes and out and about - whatever arrangement will best suit the person. We also have the accessible TouchBase resource in Glasgow (Kinning Park) which offers arts and other activities - group or individual.

Availability of your service

Times as agreed with the person, no restrictions, subject to sufficient time to plan together to identify suitable staff.

Hourly rate

£16.54 per hour of day support.

£9.62 per hour of sleepover support.

£15.34 per hour of waking night support.

Most recent Care Inspectorate grades

TouchBase Adult Support Services 30/10/15

  • Support - 5
  • Environment -  5 (resource available, but not building-based service)
  • Staffing - 5
  • Management - 5

Sense Scotland - West Housing Support / Care at Home 25/1/16

  • Support - 3
  • Staffing - 3
  • Management - 4

Day Support Services for Children / Young People 13/1/16

  • Support - 5
  • Environment - 4 (resource available, but not building-based service)
  • Staffing - 4

 

For further information about grading please see the Care Inspectorate website.

 

Sense Scotland


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