Specialist Children's Care Homes

Welcome to Barnardo's Specialist Children's Care Homes

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We work with children and young people with:

  • Learning disabilities
  • Physical disabilities
  • Sensory Impairment
  • Emotional/Behavioural difficulties
  • Self-Harming behaviour
  • Eating Disorders

As well as children in care or where a foster care placement has broken down.

We provide short breaks, short-term, medium-term and long-term placements. We also accept both emergency and planned referrals.

The purpose of Specialist Children's Care Home is:

To help the most vulnerable children and young people to transform and improve their quality of life.

Our Support to Families

We work closely with children and their families to stabilise relationships and support reunification. Although we only accept referrals from placing authorities, you are welcome to contact us to discuss any queries and we will call you back and explain the process; simply add your contact number to the form.

How we work with Placing Authorities

We offer both emergency and planned placement referrals. If you wish to discuss the referral please contact us and we will arrange a call-back.

If your query is urgent and you would prefer to speak to us on the phone, call on 020 8599 5353.

To find out more about our homes and process, please choose the placement you need: