Wansbeck House

Wansbeck house residential services is located in Jesmond, a high quality specialist service for your adults with a range of learning difficulties and disabilities who are aged 18-25 and accessing educational or activity provision within Percy Hedley Foundation.

All residents have specialist individual programmes and personalised care plans to support their communication, independence and employability skills helping them make the successful transition into adulthood.

Admission Statement

Adults who use our service will have moderate to severe or complex learning difficulties with multiple needs including physical disabilities, complex communication needs, sensory impairments and medical needs.

Services Available 

We offer a range of residential options, which are tailored to meet individual requirements. Residential placements consist of –

  • 52 week or 36 week placements corresponding with educational requirements
  • 4 night residential placements, term time only
  • Respite stays from 1 night up to 2 weeks on a regular or occasional basis.


For further information about Wansbeck House please contact Linzi Metcalfe on by telephone on 0191 212 7861 or by email l.metcalfe@percyhedley.org.uk

If you’d like to request a copy of the Statement of Purpose for Wansbeck House, please contact Linzi.