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East Kent Mencap – Clarence House Supported Living

This supported living property is a six bedroom house with a shared lounge, kitchen and two bathrooms, specifically catering for older people with a learning disability. There is also a conservatory leading on to a large garden. Hours of support vary and are dependent on individual needs. All tenants are supported and encouraged to become as independent as possible. Support can be offered in all aspects of living in a community setting, all support is tailored to meet the individual need using a person centred plan and approaches.

We welcome input from outside agencies to work with tenants, from community police to recycling workers, to voluntary workers and students. We have a particular focus to keep tenants informed and involved both in their own future and also in the development of East Kent Mencap.

In addition, all tenants can easily access the wide range of free or low cost clubs and groups which East Kent Mencap provide.

Who to contact

01843 808 964
Parent Organisation
East Kent Mencap

Where to go

Clarence House
Clarence Road
Palm Bay

Clarence House is situated in Palm Bay, which has easy access to amenities such as pharmacies, supermarkets, banks and the beach. There are also a number of transport links, allowing them to visit elsewhere in East Kent including Margate town centre, where tenants can visit places such as Dreamland, Turner Contemporary and the Old Town.

Other Details

Referral required?
Referral and availability notes

You need a Care Manager referral to access this service.


Located in Palm Bay, Clarence House is a short bus ride to East Kent Mencap Resource Hub, giving tenants easy access to our other services including our Day Service and Social Clubs. It is close to shops and amenities as well as the beach.  The Loop Bus stops at the end of the road.

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