Merchants House

    1-7 Leeds Road, Shipley, BD18 1BP
    01274 952170

    • Disabled access
    • Flat / studio
    • Male & female residents

    Merchants House in Bradford is an enhanced 24/7 supported living service for people living with a mental health diagnosis, mild learning disability or autism.

    Located in Shipley, Merchant House has been transformed into a spacious modem living space containing 25 modern self-contained 1-bedroom flats. This service also offers a shared kitchen and lounge area to promote social inclusion.

    Located close to the centre of Shipley, there is easy access to shops, local amenities and public transport.

    As with all of our services, our residents benefit from ‘The Northern Healthcare model of enhanced supported living’, with 24/7 support onsite and clinical input from a Registered Mental Health Nurse and Occupational Therapist.

    Referral Criteria

    • Male & female residents, aged 18+ who are willing to engage in recovery & social inclusion.
    • Can be on section 17 leave or if on forensic MHA section, on extended leave if approved by MOJ.
    • On admission residents must be stable on their current medication & medically fit.
    • We can support people with a diagnosed mental illness, mild learning disability or autistic spectrum disorder.

    For any questions regarding Merchants House, or to make a referral enquiry please get in touch.

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    What’s life like here?

    Located in the small town of Shipley, Merchants House has excellent access to various shops, health services and local beauty spots. It is only a 10 minute walk to Shipley Train Station, and we have ample parking onsite for visitors.

    Cooking group and photography challenges are a couple of the firm favorites at Merchants, but there are a variety of activities for residents each day. Merchants House has excellent links with the local community and we often support and attend events at Windhill Community Centre.

    We encourage our residents to be actively involved in our monthly residents’ meeting, where our team and our residents come together to share feedback and new ideas.

    “It’s just the people around me that are always there for me when I need a chat, and since I've been here I've been getting better and better.”

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    Our enhanced supported living model ensures that the quality of care that we provide is consistent

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    “People were supported to have maximum choice and control of their lives and staff supported them in the least restrictive way possible and in their best interests; the policies and systems in the service supported this practice.”

    Merchants House News & Events

    • The Northern Healthcare Team are Supporting Mental Health Awareness Week 

      It is clear to see the impact COVID-19 is having, and will continue to have, on people’s wellbeing and mental health, especially for those with an existing mental health diagnosis. Unfortunately, the number of people who are suffering with their…

    • Three Little Birds by The Northern Healthcare Family | Mental Health Awareness Week 2020

    • Northern Healthcare Company News

      The Northern Healthcare Awards 2019

      The Northern Healthcare Annual Awards celebrate our colleagues who go the extra mile to provide outstanding support to our residents, and who are passionate and committed to their role. We value each of our team members for their dedication to…

    Service Manager, Alison nominated her team to feature in @WigToday‘s ‘The Big Thank You’ campaign. Alison comments: “Thank you to my team at Holland House Northern Healthcare for working relentlessly to keep our residents safe and never giving up.”
    https://t.co/oWyxSTpGWB

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