Category Archives: Profound learning disabilities and autism


Robert’s story: Lonnen Grove

Robert lives with epilepsy, autism and learning disabilities, and before moving into Lonnen Grove’s OneCare house in Rotherham, South Yorkshire, had lived in several care homes that were not suited to his care needs. Previous placements were unable to …

Mayor of Doncaster Ros Jones visits The Platform

Residents from Exemplar’s Doncaster home Quarryfields enjoyed a visit from the Lord Mayor of Doncaster Ros Jones and Doncaster Council’s Chief Executive Jo Miller as they dropped by the home’s pop-up coffee shop as part of their community tour.

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Mark’s incredible journey thanks to Quarryfields ‘The Platform’ project

When Mark moved to Exemplar’s Quarryfields care home in 2015 he was reserved, spoke very little and spent most of his time on his own.

Now, three years later, thanks to the expert care and support at Quarryfields and his …