Fairburn Mews

Wheldon Road, Castleford, WF10 2PY

Rated 'Good' by CQC

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Fairburn Mews care home

Fairburn Mews is a specialist care home in Castleford for adults living with complex and high acuity needs.

The home specialises in supporting people living with complex mental health needs and Huntington’s disease. Fairburn Mews is the only care home in England that’s accredited by the Huntington’s Disease Association.  

HDA Quality Assured

Our person-centred care focuses on maximising independence, building everyday living skills and empowering people to live as fulfilled lives as possible.

We support people on their rehabilitation journey from hospital or living in a secure setting, as well as caring for those with long term or degenerative illnesses.

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Fairburn Mews care home

About Fairburn Mews

The complex needs care home has 20 large bedrooms across two units called Lowrie and Hulme, as well as communal living space, an activities room and large accessible garden.

Lowrie Unit

Lowrie Unit supports up to ten adults living with Huntington’s disease and other neuro-disabilities. The unit is the only care home unit in England that’s accredited by the Huntington’s Disease Association.

Hulme Unit

Hulme Unit supports up to ten adults living with complex mental health needs, including those who display behaviours of concern.

The home is close to local amenities and transport links so that people can maintain their community connections.

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Making every day better

As a specialist care service, Fairburn Mews has an excellent track record of successfully helping those who have had failed placements previously. Our high staffing levels enable us to work as people’s own pace and build trust, which leads to longer term, person-centred outcomes.

We care for some of the most complex and acute individuals, who would often be in a hospital setting if not placed with us, enabling them to stay in the community and reducing hospital and secure facility admission. Many of the people we support have been deemed to have behaviours that are considered ‘too complex’ for mainstream nursing and care services.

All of our care and nursing colleagues complete our Exemplar Positive Behaviour Support (EPBS) training that’s been certificated by Bild ACT, and are supported by our central team of Behaviour Support Specialists. This means that, for many of our service users, we’re successful in achieving a significant reduction in behaviours of concern and use of observations within 12 weeks of stay.

About our care

Our son has been a resident in Fairburn Mews for 12 years now and I can say hand on heart, his level of care has never been as good as it is at the present time. He gets help and support from the entire staff there - even the cleaning staff take time to socialise with him.

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Careers at Fairburn Mews

We’re recruiting Registered Nurses, Health Care Assistants and other care home job roles at Fairburn Mews care home in Castleford.

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Address: Wheldon Road, Castleford, WF10 2PY

53.735336, -1.316223