Specialist nursing care in Castleford, West Yorkshire
Wheldale Heights is a specialist care home in Castleford, West Yorkshire, for adults living with complex and high acuity care needs.
Wheldale Heights complex needs care home in Castleford, West Yorkshire, specialises in supporting adults living with complex mental health needs, neuro-disabilities, including acquired brain injuries and strokes, Huntington's disease and Parkinson's disease, and physical disabilities.
Our Nurse-led team has the skills and expertise to support people with complex needs including prolonged disorders of consciousness and behaviours of concern, and those who require tracheostomies, ventilators and PEG feeding tubes.
We support people on their rehabilitation journey from hospital or living in a secure setting to community-based living. We also provide long term support for people living with degenerative or life-limiting illnesses.
Complex care at Wheldale Heights
As a specialist care home, Wheldale Heights has the expertise to support adults whose placements have previously failed.
Across Exemplar Health Care, our high staffing levels allow us to build trust and work at the pace of the individual, which leads to improved person-centred and longer-term outcomes.
Many of the people we support are deemed to display behaviours that are ‘too complex’ for mainstream nursing and care providers.
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.