ABOUT US

Our provisions include 24/7 staffed shared houses for multiple placements, including a female only unit, as well as a variety of standalone flats with floating support and bespoke placements. Our bespoke placements accommodate high risk, vulnerable and challenging young people with one to one support around the clock.

Our service model is based upon:

  • Secure, stable homes that meet all legislative requirements and guidelines

  • Thorough initial risk and needs assessments, to ensure appropriate matching

  • A strengths-based approach to gathering baseline data for measuring progress

  • Flexible support from experienced, qualified and consistent staff

  • Personalised support tailored to young people’s needs and Pathway Plans

  • A structured Preparation for Independence programme

  • Evidence-based assessment tools to monitor and report upon progress

  • Access to employment, education or training

  • A multi-agency approach for all young people, including Unaccompanied Asylum Seeking Children (UASC)

  • A clear pathway to post-18 housing and independence

  • Participation and co-production opportunities for all young people

  • Exit interviews, with Moving On Plans shared with the placing authority and Leaving Care teams

  • Well-established and compliant Polaris Community policies and procedures with ISO 9001 Quality Assurance Accreditation