Area Camden 33

Area Camden 33 is a luxury 3 bedroom house located in Camden town with various local community leisure facilities. It is suitable for 3 young people aged 11-18 years.

Area Camden 33 is a residential house offering a home to 3 young people aged 11-18 years and is located in Camden Town North London. Camden is a culturally diverse borough with up to 120 different languages spoken within the local schools.

Rail services and bus routes easily accessible. The local community’s varied leisure facilities include, a cinema, various cafes a swimming pool, London Zoo and many sports centres. There is good access to the Regent’s Park and recreational facilities.

Area Camden 33 comprises of a luxury 3 bedroom house decorated to a very high standard with modern features and fittings throughout, rooms have been designed and decorated by young people who have previously been in care. The Ground floor provides a self contained staff en suite sleep in area, on this floor there is also a common living room, fully fitted kitchen, shared washing/drying facilities and a yard. There is also a secure storage facility for the safety of all young people’s possessions.

There are two large and luxurious bedrooms on the 1st floor with en-suite shower rooms and bespoke fitted wardrobes. The second floor has a further bedroom with an en-suite shower room and bespoke joinery, each of the bedrooms have a large flat screen wall mounted TV.

All bedrooms will accessible with the master code held by staff members. Young people will be encouraged to personalise their room and will have a choice of feature wall decorations, all soft furnishings and bedding are flame retardant in accordance with fire safety. Young people will have a lockable cabinet in their room for personal belongings as part of their bedroom furniture. Young people will benefit from a private study area within each of their bedrooms.

Area Camden 33 provides 24-hour care for young people who would benefit from living within residential care that is as near to a family home setting as possible. Places can be offered to sibling groups to enable them to stay together provided that appropriate risk assessment supports the viability of this proposition.

Area Camden 33 can offer 52-week placements and short, medium or long term placements with the provision for emergency placements regulated by a strict process of risk assessments to ensure the safety of other children placed within the home.

Area Camden 33 believes that each child and young person is entitled to a safe living environment under the protection of a high quality and well-trained staff team. The home offers a stable, caring family environment, which promotes positive attitudes and proactive support to each young person in its care. Our emphasis is on creating a holistic environment where young people are encouraged to explore their potential and develop their personality.

Overall we believe that these aims will be achieved through positive re-enforcement, nurtured in an atmosphere of fun, and laughter, (where appropriate), also through empathy and non-judgmental support when working through difficult issues. In summary we believe that Area Camden 33 is available as a resource for our young people at a time that is often characterized by crisis in their lives.
Area Camden 33 will guide and assist each young person to achieve their personal best, to prepare them for their future and to help them to deal with their past. Each young person will be given every opportunity to be successful in educational and life skills achievements.