Our Latest CQC Rating – Good in all areas – Overall Rating GOOD

April 5, 2018 1:22 pm

We are pleased to announce that our latest CQC Inspection, conducted over 3 days,  30 January 2018 31 January 2018 02 February 2018, has resulted in a continued overall rating of GOOD, with a good Rating in each inspected element. Whilst we are obviously pleased that we have  been assessed as  continually operating at this level, we do believe that our level of engagement with service users, our person centred service, supporting service users choices and the outcomes that our services have achieved for themselves, approaches excellence, and we continue to strive to demonstrate and achieve that rating. We provide a copy of the latest CQC summary for information. ( see link below). The CQC have now updated their site... View Article

Available in mid March 2018 – A brand new development in Leyton

February 15, 2018 12:13 pm

We are  excited to announce another brand new development, adding to our current service in Leyton. The property consists of Five houses in a private gated estate. Each house has 5 single bedrooms and will become available in mid March 2018, although we are able to receive referrals immediately. Please see our referrals page. The properties are close to local amenities, come fully furnished and tenants will have access to a shared garden at the rear of each of the properties. CCTV, Fire, Smoke and CO alarms are fitted throughout. Clients will be able to access to support 24/7. Please see our property page for more details. We will be adding internal photographs as they become available.

Next Step Support scoops Employer Excellence Award

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December 21, 2017 4:14 pm

Next Step Support  Ltd was honoured and delighted to receive an Employer Excellence Award 2017, from The College of  Haringey, Enfield and North East London earlier this month in recognition of our commitment to train and develop staff.  Managers from the company attended an award ceremony held at the college, with other  employer, pupil and staff recipients. It was a great event, made even more special by the fact that one of our clients  had also received an award in recognition of her studies. ( separate post to follow).  We look forward to enrolling more new recruits and staff  in 2018. The college said:- Next Step Support has received an Employer Excellence Award from The College of Haringey Enfield and... View Article

Introducing Sandra Stamos, B,Sc (Psych), Post.Grad Dip. (Couns), CPsychol – providing a Forensic and Counselling Psychologist service.

November 9, 2017 4:00 pm

We are delighted to announce that we can offer clients access to a psychological service, provided by Sandra Stamos, AFBPsS, MB.Sc.(Psych), Post. Grad. Dip.(Couns), a Chartered and HCPC registered, Forensic and Counselling Psychologist.  The service is set up to be very responsive to the  client’s needs, with new referrals  discussed weekly between the Service Manager and psychologist, leading to an initial meeting, usually possible within a fortnight. Access to the service can be  provided on a long term basis or through ad-hoc or short term arrangements, and would typically be part of a client’s agreed support package. Sandra has 22 years experience as a qualified psychologist,  including  11 years working as a Senior Psychologist in the care and mental health environment. For more background information about Sandra,... View Article

We have moved to Chaseside, Enfield !!!

September 20, 2017 11:23 am

We are excited to announce that Next Step Support Ltd, and our associated group of family owned supported living accommodation services SGSL, Angel Support Living Ltd and Angel Support Living (UK) Ltd have moved from our Winchmore Hill office to new premises in Chaseside, Enfield. Situated at 159a, Chaseside, Enfield, EN2 0PW, our new, larger head office provides us with great office and meeting facilities, and extra space to continue working closely with each other supporting our clients. Telephone contact details remain the same. New Head Office address: Next Step Support Ltd 159a Chaseside Enfield EN2 0PW 020 83601240

Brand New 1,2,3 bedroom apartments in Arnos Grove – Available 1st July 2017

May 25, 2017 3:25 pm

We are pleased to announce another brand new development providing high quality accommodation with access to 24 hr support. The accommodation is expected to be available from the 1st July 2017 and we are inviting referrals now. The accommodation features one, two and three bedroom apartments. All 6 client apartments benefit from private balconies and a shared communal garden. The accommodation is situated in a quiet cul-de-sac in Arnos Grove with off street parking and bicycle storage available within the development. The development is ideally situated with Arnos Grove underground station only 0.4 miles away and only a ten minute walk from the wide open green spaces of Arnos Park.

Driving Independance and On TV !!

April 6, 2017 11:07 am

A special Well Done to one of our service users, who is not only learning to drive, but is sharing his experience by taking part in a television documentary series to be shown on the BBC. The series is called I’m Different: Let Me Drive and the episode will be shown on Sunday the 9th of April @11:35pm. The programme will also be available to view for the next 4 months on BBC iplayer.

Our newest property and service is in demand

March 2, 2017 1:11 pm

1 shared vacancy remaining. We posted in January 17, that our latest property in Barnet was nearing completion. In less than 2 months, clients have chosen 13 of the new placements leaving just one available. All of our services and locations are proving popular. Over the last year we have developed a number of properties and this programme continues with another currently being developed in Enfield.

Service User’s special day out

January 4, 2017 3:22 pm

A big thank you to Manchester Utd FC, who have made one of our service users very happy. Our client was recently diagnosed with a serious health condition and has been thinking about the things they would like to do. High on the list was to watch Manchester Utd, their lifelong favourite team. We made contact with the MUFC Foundation on their behalf, and thanks to their generosity our client has tickets for a home game in January and has also received a team photo and a card from the club. We are supporting our client throughout the day and whisking them up the motorway in style, to enjoy what is sure to be a memorable experience and a great... View Article