Providing residential care to young people considered to have severe emotional and behavioural difficulties and who are particularly vulnerable to exploitation and serious harm through high risk behaviour, aged 10-17 of either gender.
Berryfields is set in Kilburn, Derbyshire approximately 5 miles from the market town of Belper.
The detached cottage, provides high quality accommodation, with en-suite bedrooms and is decorated and furnished to an excellent standard.
At Berryfields, we are able to provide a safe, supportive and consistent environment, with skilled staff to young people who display inappropriate sexualised behaviour. Therapy and counselling programmes are encouraged which may enable the change in their behaviour , reducing the risk that they may pose to themselves or to others in the future.
We have significant experience in working with young people who Self Harm.
Due to the individual complexities and to ensure that we achieve excellent outcomes, we will only accommodate up to three young people at any one time.
Our staff team, come with a wealth of experience and skills and are trained to a high standard, ensuring that young people receive excellent quality care and live in a home that is safe and nurturing.
We are committed to bringing positive change to the lives of our young people through engaging, developing and establishing respectful, reliable relationships with key staff members.
The objective of clear behaviour management strategies along with consistent boundaries and positive reinforcement is to moderate and stabilise challenging behaviour.
Our intention is to ensure that opportunities and experiences for the young person are fulfilling and rewarding, building confidence and expanding horizons.
We seek to develop skills that will prepare our young people for their future,particularly by focussing on the improvement of their educational achievements as well as promoting success and aspirations wherever possible. The highly skilled staff team are proactive in accessing a wide range of additional resources.