Montrose Living offer accommodation and varying levels of semi-independent support with a view to ensuring that young people leave our care as resilient, self-sufficient, aspirational individuals, equipped with the skills to achieve long term successful independence.
We ensure that the accommodation has appropriate health and safety checks and certificates, and make sure appliances are working safely.
Our accommodation consist of specialist 24-hour staffed accommodation for young people aged 16-21. The nature of accommodation helps to equip young people with the life skills necessary to live independently.
Our Typical House Standards
Our houses are maintained to a high standard comprising of modern cooking facilities. The kitchens are equipped with cooker, microwave, fridge freezer, kettle, toaster, sandwich maker and washing machine. All houses also have well maintained gardens.
Bedrooms are fully furnished and young people are provided, with bed linen, towels, alarm clock and their own kitchenware when they move in.
Residents are expected to do their own laundry, cooking, and tidying of their rooms and communal areas. Training and support in carrying out the above tasks will however be provided by project support staff.
All young people are provided with keys to their own rooms.
Young people also receive a resident’s handbook providing everything they need to know about living at Montrose Living Supported accommodation; as well as a comprehensive induction within their first two days in placement. Calls to Social Workers or other professionals can be made from the office telephone, upon request to support staff.