Welcome to Dovedale House
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Welcome to Dovedale House – we provide a safe and caring home environment for boys and girls aged between nine and 17 years who may experience social, emotional and mental health difficulties. The nurturing home is part of a family-focused community in Buxton, Derbyshire.
Our specialist model is designed to provide a unique, integrated approach to care, education, health and mental health while children are supported in a welcoming and nurturing environment.
Dovedale House is a home where children are helped to build resilience and where social inclusion is promoted; children are supported to be active in the local community and to enjoy and engage with educational and vocational activities. Our aim is to promote independence as well as supporting children in their rehabilitation and recovery.
Diverse Staff Experience
Rural Location perfect for Outdoor Recreation
Located near Colleges and Universities
Experienced in Mental Health and Clinically Led
Integrated Self-Care and Independence Pathways
The team places the needs of the children, and improving their life-long outcomes, at the heart of everything they do.
Dovedale House, Kedleston Group News
We are excited to launch our brand-new residential children’s home in Buxton which will support young people to achieve positive outcomes and fulfil their potential.
Part of the Kedleston Group, the home, called Dovedale House, will support children aged up to 16. It will provide a safe, nurturing and welcoming home for young people with social, emotional and mental health difficulties as well as those with autism or a learning disability.
The team at Dovedale have been chosen because they have the experience, skills and values required to work effectively with vulnerable children and young people. The team places the needs of the children, and improving their life-long outcomes, at the heart of everything they do.
Our staff team undertake specialist training so they can support children’s complex needs and mental health. The home works with a team of clinicians which includes a Psychologist, Consultant Psychiatrist, Occupational Therapist and a Speech and Language Therapist.
0800 024 6985
Registered Manager: Tracey Power