Moorpark Place
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Residential care and support for day-to-day living for men and women on the autistic spectrum

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Moorpark Place

School Road,
Kilbirnie,
Ayrshire KA25 7LD

Tel: 01505 682600

Fax: 01505 685892

moorpark.place@huntercombe.com

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Moorpark place

At Moorpark Place, we provide residential care and support for day-to-day living for men and women on the autistic spectrum.

Our 25 individual houses are linked by a social hub, where residents can take part in group and solo activities.

Set in the lush countryside near the town of Kilbirnie in Ayshire, we are well established within local communities, we have great links to Glasgow, as well as the towns of Ayr, Kilmarnock and Largs.

Getting here

  • Rural location in North Ayrshire

  • Around 40-minutes’ drive from Glasgow on the M8 and five miles from the A737

  • Nearest train station is Glengarnock on the ScotRail service

  • Glasgow airport is a half hour drive away

  • On site free parking

What's here

  • 25 individual houses and activity daily living (ADL) kitchen

  • Sensory room and garden

  • Outdoor ground-level trampolines and swings

  • Gymnasium, music room, activities and game room.

  • Family room and conservatory

  • Other landscaped gardens and an allotment

  • Training and IT rooms

While you're here

  • Own personal support worker

  • On site therapies, for example, speech and language therapy, occupational therapy and clinical psychology

  • Music Tutor

  • Health and Wellbeing Instructor

Care at Moorpark Place

Specialist Autism Service

We believe we provide a unique service in a unique environment. Each of our residents has their own individual home and their own Support Worker who oversees their care on a daily basis.

Each resident has their own care plan so that they can live a life that is meaningful to them. This can look very different for each person depending upon their own goals and interests and family involvement.

We give our residents the opportunity to grow and develop in a nurturing and forward thinking way, together with everyone who is important to the individual.

Our environment

Our layout here at Moorpark Place is different to many other specialist Autism services in the UK. Our community consists of 25 individual houses with some communal facilities. We have been accredited by the National Autistic Society for the level of care we provide.
We're always looking to add facilities and introduce new activities to help our residents develop and gain new skills.

People we support

We support adults, men and women, who are on the Autistic Spectrum. Most of our residents need our ongoing support to carry out everyday tasks and to manage living on their own.

What people say about us

Reviews of our approach and how we've helped our patients

It's lovely jubbly living here, I like having my own house.

Resident

I can honestly say this is the best job I've ever had.  Always at the forefront of our mind is that each person is unique and having autism is not what defines them.

Staff member

Moorpark is a fine place, I like to cook my Christmas dinner and open presents in my house. I like watching DVDs or movies at the Hub.

Resident

What people say about us

Reviews of our approach and how we've helped our patients

  • It's lovely jubbly living here, I like having my own house.

    Resident
  • I can honestly say this is the best job I've ever had.  Always at the forefront of our mind is that each person is unique and having autism is not what defines them.

    Staff member
  • Moorpark is a fine place, I like to cook my Christmas dinner and open presents in my house. I like watching DVDs or movies at the Hub.

    Resident

Advice and Support

Working with residents and their families

We encourage our residents, their relatives and loved ones to drop-in on weekly open meetings with our team.

The Moorpark Place team

Registered manager, Michael Sneddon, is supported by two deputy managers, alongside a clinical psychologist, speech and language therapist, occupational therapist, a music tutor, a health and wellbeing instructor and support workers.

Who we work with

We work closely with the National Autistic Society