New Haven Farm Home’s residential accommodation located at 55- 57 Windsor Street is home to three contemporary buildings housing nine clients, with a focus on collaboration. A feature of this residential property is its country-style buildings that have been purposely designed to surround a central courtyard, creating the hub of the home
The clients of 55-57 Windsor Street enjoy time together, taking part in rituals such as ‘Takeaway Fridays’ and frequent bike rides along nearby pathways. Physical and personinterest activities are encouraged, with clients of this community enjoying time in the gardens and courtyard, partaking in sports, hobbies and of course, their regular household duties.
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This residential accommodation has proudly been designed to reflect the historic origins of the land and the surrounding Richmond area, with a beautiful modern rustic style, used throughout.
The residences at 55-57 Windsor St provide a homely, safe, productive and nurturing environment within the newly built dwellings. All individuals are supported to grow and become the person they want to be, underpinned with a sense of learning new skills and increasing confidence. Each person’s ideas, dreams and goals are encouraged and promoted, with inspiration, creativity and uniqueness being an integral focus of life at New Haven Farm Home.
Clients are actively involved in daily living, including shopping, cooking, banking, laundry and caring for their homes. They live and actively participate in the local community as contributing members, through employment, day programs, leisure and recreational activities, and are supported in learning new life skills both in and around their homes, and within their residential and social setting.
55-57 Windsor St is an energetic and positive home, made wonderfully welcoming by client Ziggy, who greets you at the door.
Clients are eager, thriving and enjoying the challenges and rewards of living and engaging with the community. They are particularly proud of the place they have come to call home with their fellow clients and friends
Ben enjoys working on his fitness by walking along the walk/cycle way in Ham Common at Richmond and utilising some of the exercise equipment along the way. Ben has a keen interest visiting museums and discovering new facts. He is also a very skilled gamer and loves collecting Lego. Ben is looking forward to attending the local Warhammer Club.