Commissioning Team & Supported Living Providers: A Symbiotic Relationship for Success in Supported Living

This blog post delves into a crucial aspect of the supported living landscape in the UK – the dynamic relationship between Commissioning Teams and Supported Living Providers. Understanding the roles and collaboration between these entities is pivotal in ensuring the seamless delivery of support services for individuals with autism, learning disabilities and behaviours that challenge.  […]

Seco Support Brighton Team winners of National Housing with Care Award

On Friday 7th June, the Seco Support Brighton team travelled to London for the Finals of the Housing with Care awards, and won Team of the Year! Care Talk magazine’s Housing with Care Awards recognise and celebrate excellence in accommodation and services for integrated retirement communities, people with learning disabilities and people with mental health problems, retirement […]

Housing Sector Crisis: Does Allowing Supported Living Providers to Supply Both Support and Home Set a Dangerous Precedent?

In the current housing landscape, the demand far outstrips the supply, especially for vulnerable members of the community. Local authorities find themselves overwhelmed with requests to accommodate individuals with learning disabilities, autism, and challenging behaviours. Whether due to a young adult wanting to leave the family home, previous placement failures, or transitioning from a hospital […]

Hospital vs. Homes: Building the Right Support for People with Learning Disabilities, Autism, and Behaviours that Challenge- the Transitional Approach.

In the pursuit of creating a supportive environment for individuals with learning disabilities, autism, and behaviours that challenge, the debate between hospital settings and community homes takes centre stage. The consensus is clear: no one desires permanent residence in a hospital. However, the question remains – is a home in the community always the right […]

Everything you need to know about our Employee Assistance Scheme

Seco Support launches Employee Assistance Programme Seco Support are thrilled to announce the launch of our first Employee Assistance Programme through our partners at Health Assured. Health Assured is the UK’s largest award-winning Employee Assistance Programme (EAP). What is an EAP? An EAP is an employee benefit programme designed to help employees deal with personal […]