What we do
Wightoak Youth delivers a bespoke residential service for Post 16 young people who are often, but not always, Care-Experienced. We aim to guide and support Young People on their journey away from the challenges, toward a more positive and fulfilled future.
All Wightoak Youth Services homes provide comfortable and homely accommodation, which promotes social and emotional integration. They also benefit from good transport links via car and public transport and ferry, fast cat and hover links are all within easy reach facilitating mainland appointments as well as time with family and friends. Locality Risk Assessments are available for each location on demand.
Complex Needs Home
Located in the idyllic countryside of the Isle of Wight, the farmhouse is set on grounds of 4.5 acres including equestrian facilities,an orchard, allotment, and a large fishing lake. There are 4 beds available to young people aged between 16-25, who have more complex needs and would benefit from greater support and intervention. The quiet, calming natural setting is an ideal environment to support good mental health, and there is ample opportunity to embrace outdoor life and positive well-being.
Intermediate Needs Home
Located in the county town of Newport, Isle of Wight, this house offers 4 beds to young people who still require guidance and support, but who are also ready to engage with the next stage towards independence. Its central location is ideal, affording young people easy access to local services, job opportunities, and education.
Independence Support Home
Also located in the county town of Newport, Isle of Wight, this house offers 4 beds to Young People on their final step towards independence. Its central location is ideal, affording young people easy access to local services, job opportunities, and education.
Wightoak Youth Services offer a bespoke outreach package for Care Experienced Young People to further support their pathway to independence in the community.