The Cherries is a detached property and comprises of six bedrooms. Each person supported here is encouraged to personalise their own room, including choosing a colour scheme. Two of the bedrooms at The Cherries are en-suite, and there is also a bathroom on the ground and first floors.
Also within the property are a lounge and dining area, a sitting room and a kitchen.
A range of activities
People living at The Cherries have day plans tailored to their individual needs and what they would like to do; these are balanced between developmental tasks and leisure activities.
The people who live at The Cherries like doing a variety of things, including: Ten pin bowling, trampolining, horse riding, and day trips. Some people enjoy cooking and helping out with domestic tasks. The emphasis of support is based on community living, to encourage people to reach their maximum level of independence.
The Cherries is located in the seaside resort of Folkestone. It is within a short walking distance of the town centre and the railway station and is within half an hour walk of a cinema, a bowling alley, colleges and places of interest, like Canterbury Cathedral and Dover Castle. On a more local level, our home is located near shops, a post office, a supermarket and a public house.