Carricks Brook


Set in a peaceful rural location on the edge of the village of Dallington, Carricks Brook provides specialist support for adults with Autism, Learning Disabilities and challenging needs.

Carricks Brook has en-suite bedrooms plus bright, open communal areas that allow staff to balance our residents changing needs. 

The service is staffed by a high ratio of support staff. They are trained to enable clients who present with challenging behaviour to reach their full potential using varied techniques which may include

  • Applied Behaviour Analysis
  • Picture Exchange Communication System (PECS)
  • Social Stories & S.T.O.P & Relax techniques.

We employ our own in-house trainer in N.A.P.P.I. techniques (Non-Abusive, Psychological and Physical Intervention).

Residents at Carricks Brook are supported to engage fully in their local community.

Activities include

  • swimming
  • riding
  • farm visits
  • walking
  • cinema & pub trips

Massage, music, IT, gardening and cookery sessions are all offered within the home on a weekly basis

Service Details

Carricks Hill, Dallington, Heathfield, East Sussex, TN21 9JL (directions displayed on map)
Oakdown House Ltd
Service Type:
Residential Homes and Nursing Homes
Accreditation Scheme Membership:
  • Care Quality Commission (CQC)

About You

Your Age Group:
  • Adults 18+
For People With:
  • Learning disabilities
  • Autism or Asperger's Syndrome

Accreditation Information

Care Quality Commission

The Care Quality Commission (CQC) is a non-departmental public body established to regulate and inspect health and social care services in England.

Their role is to check whether hospitals, care homes, GPs, dentists, and care services delivered in your home are meeting national standards.

This page was last updated on 20 December 2018

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Contact Details

01435 831 179