How to choose Residential Care

If you or someone you know needs help with day-to-day living, you can get support.

How do I choose the right residential care?


Some individuals with mental illnesses may require long-term care. They may need assistance with activities of daily living, supervision to ensure medication compliance, or a stable and structured environment to manage their symptoms more effectively. We are available to answer any questions you may have about Alderson House to determine whether we are the residential care provider you are looking for.

Why Alderson House

If you are seeking a small, highly personal, family-like atmosphere, Alderson House may be the right choice. With 24/7 supervision, a capacity of 18 residents, medication management and supervision, community activities, and exceptionally trained compassionate staff members, Alderson House provides a structured long-term home environment. Residents can work towards greater symptom management, increasing their self-esteem, and learning independent living skills at their own pace.

Routes to funding

Seeking residential care for mental health services doesn't have to be confusing. There are a number of funding bodies that you can apply to: Local Authority, NHS, Social Workers, GPs, Care Managers or privately. All potential residents are fully assessed to ensure we meet each individual's needs. If you would like further guidance on how to start an application, simply contact us!