Glyn Rhosyn & Glyn Rhosyn Villas

Residential Care Home (with and without nursing)

Service Overviews

Glyn Rhosyn

Glyn Rhosyn is a residential nursing service for individuals living with a learning disability who are looking to step down from acute services or step up from community based services. This will provide a more robust, durable and sustainable nursing provision for a period of care and rehabilitation.

We work with individuals using active support, person centred planning (PCP) and positive behavioural support (PBS) to achieve positive outcomes, enhance well being, independence and quality of life.

Glyn Rhosyn Villas

Glyn Rhosyn Villas offer community based residential living for individuals with a learning disability.

By working together, we develop pathways for individuals that enable them to achieve positive outcomes. We empower individuals to make decisions and achieve fulfilling and rewarding lives using active support, person centred planning (PCP) and positive behavioural support (PBS).

Admission Criteria

  • Males aged 18+ who have a diagnosis of a  learning disability.
  • Supports co-existing secondary conditions such as complex and / or mental health needs and Autism.
  • Admission is primarily based upon an initial 12-week assessment period.
  • May be subject to conditions of guardianship or community treatment orders under the Mental Health Act 1983.

Philosophy of Care

We believe in understanding the needs of the individual through a robust assessment in order to provide person centred support to enable individuals to lead fulfilling lives as part of their local community.

We do this through:

  • Person centred planning and positive behaviour support to enable individuals to maintain and develop skills leading to greater independence.
  • Providing services that represent good value for money by demonstrating measurable, effective outcomes and progression.
  • Ensuring our Workforce have opportunities for tailored training and development to support individual needs.
  • Ensuring that compliance and audit systems support service delivery and constantly drive improvement and embed quality in everything we do.
  • Working collaboratively with a wide range of stakeholders to meet the individual’s needs.

The Support Delivered

Glyn Rhosyn

What you can expect from the support delivered at Glyn Rhosyn:

  • Improvement of quality of life through meaningful life experiences and opportunities.
  • Our team will work in collaboration with the individual, families and commissioners to achieve positive outcomes for all.
  • Social inclusion through active community engagement – access to sports, leisure, social, educational and vocational opportunities.
  • Promotion and development of greater individual choice, control and independence.
  • Enablement of independent living skills to support individuals on their care pathway.
  • We work with individuals to improve confidence, self-esteem and self-worth.
  • The purpose built environment offers space and privacy for individuals living there. Staff facilities are placed near to the entrance of the service to facilitate clinical practice without disrupting individuals within their home.
  • Holistic programmes are provided by a full Multi-Disciplinary team.
  • The home is staffed 24/7 by a team of Nurses and Support Workers. We work towards discharge from the point of admission.

Glyn Rhosyn Villas

The villas provide multi-disciplinary support to facilitate individual development and empowerment by:

  • Providing community based living accommodation which individuals can consider to be their home and help to contribute to its daily upkeep.
  • Providing comprehensive assessment plans to ensure individual requirements are met, with support provided at the appropriate levels to enable individual abilities to develop to their potential.
  • Providing individual support plans which will be regularly reviewed in response to changing needs.
  • Promoting positive risk management with the aim to increase independence, opportunities and confidence.
  • Attaining new and developing existing skills via work and/or education placements.

The service is committed in providing quality care whilst working collaboratively with the individual, families and referrers to achieve positive outcomes.

Facilities

Glyn Rhosyn

  • 10 en-suite bedrooms
  • Independent living skills kitchen
  • Activity Hub
  • Access to education, occupation and leisure opportunities within the local community

Glyn Rhosyn Villas

Two semi-detached homes each offering:

  • 3 en-suite bedrooms (total 6 beds)
  • Spacious, modern living areas
  • Communal bathroom
  • Private garden with outdoor seating area
  • Access to education, occupation and leisure opportunities within the local community

The Surrounding Area

Located in the town centre of Holywell in North Wales and set amid rolling countryside overlooking the River Dee estuary, Glyn Rhosyn and the Villas benefit from all that the region has to offer.

The quaint town is architecturally rich and home to a range of shops, supermarkets, leisure centres, restaurants and cafes as well as a heritage park and St Winefride’s Well. Every Thursday there is an open air street market.

Both the railway station in Flint and the a55 North Wales Expressway are minutes away providing links across the region and national networks. The main bus terminus in Holywell offers links to neighboring towns.

The Registered Manager

Gemma O’Malley, Registered Manager

Gemma has worked in the Health and Social Care sector for over nine years and has experience with learning disability, mental health, autism, self-harm, personality disorder and other co-existing conditions, through a person-centred ethos and approach.

Gemma has worked with HIW (Health Inspectorate Wales), CIW (Care Inspectorate Wales), CQC (Care Quality Commission), families and advocates. Gemma supports staff teams to be open, honest, learn and speak up when they have concerns.

  • Summary

    • 16 beds (10 bed Glyn Rhosyn Care Home with nursing, 6 bed Glyn Rhosyn Villas without nursing)
    • Male only
    • Age 18+
    • Borderline to moderate learning disability
    • Individual provision
    • Purpose built, located within the heart of the community
    • Step-Down provision from acute services
    • Step-Up from community based services when a more robust, durable provision is required
    • Easy access to local amenities & transport
    • Rehabilitation focused
  • LOCATION

    Pen y Maes Road, Holywell, CH8 7UH

‘’Our son is in a wonderful environment. This is the happiest we’ve ever seen him.’’

Care Inspectorate Wales | Arolygiaeth Gofal Cymru

Glyn Rhosyn Residential Care Home is regulated and inspected by Care Inspectorate Wales.

> Read our inspection reports

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