The Training and employment Division supports people in a variety of activities such as rehabilitive training, special skills training and various employment activities. Our focus is the growth and development of those who use our service. One aim is to achieve work placements leading to a job in the community however we also support those who's interests lie elsewhere.
The majority of SHS service users avail of day services. The activities and supports in each day service are tailored to the abilities, needs and interests on the people attending, with a focus on developing skills and community involvement.
Sunbeam House residential services aims to provide people with the level and range of supports that each individual needs to live a full and satisfied life in their community. The level of support provided is determined by the needs of the individual. For instance, some people choose to live with others and staff support while others require nursing care. Also, drop-in support is available for people who choose to live more independently. Short-term stays are available in some locations too.
It takes a lot of effort, co-operation and team-work to run a quality service that really delivers. Below are more departments and initiatives that help make it all happen.