About Parkview Care

About Us

Parkview Care has been established for more than 17 years, supporting and caring for children & young people aged 8 to 17 years.

We are located primarily in the East and South East of England, and take great pride in providing quality residential care which focuses clearly on enabling children & young people to achieve success and fulfilment in the future.

Providing Exceptional

Residential Care

We work with children & young people:

  • Of either sex who require a residential alternative to a family placement or who are unaccompanied minors
  • Who display an emotional behaviour difficulty, risk-taking behaviours, self-harming behaviour, criminal activity, verbal and physical challenging behaviours or with underlying special educational needs and/or underlying learning difficulties.
  • Who are experiencing some sort of crisis in their lives, including those with turbulent or traumatic pasts.
  • Who may have experienced multiple placement breakdowns who also require a period of consistent and sustained care to promote stability.
  • Who struggle to form attachments and trusting relationships.
  • Who may require increased and consistent supervision and monitoring through high level staffing based on need, including waking night support when necessary.
  • Who may have been victims of, or at risk of exploitation.

While we encourage our children & young people to attend schools in the local community, we also have our own independent education provision, Parkview Academy.

Meet Our Team

At Parkview Care, we know that our most important asset is our staff. That’s why we’re passionate about recruiting the right people through a safer recruitment process, who we then fully support through our high-quality training and continual professional development.

Angela Griffiths

Angela Griffiths

Business Development Director

Angela is a qualified social worker and professional senior manager with 30 years’ experience of working in social care and over 12 years of direct work and management of children’s residential services, extensive experience of improvement work within social care particularly children’s residential services and over 10 years’ experience of effective complex multi-agency partnership development in terms of strategy development, service design and effective operational delivery of a variety of different services.

Emily Graham

Emily Graham

Executive Assistant

Emily has worked within administration in the social care sector for over 7 years. Emily joined Parkview Care to assist with opening the office and since recruited a team to support the organisation. Emily has gained her Level 3 Diploma in Business and Administration, Level 5 Diploma in Leadership and Management and Nebosh General Certificate.

Nathan Glazier

Nathan Glazier

Regional Manager

Nathan has 8 years’ experience working with children & young people. Nathan has transitioned from a residential care practitioner, team leader, deputy manager, trainer, registered manager, and deputy regional manager taking a pivotal role in a number of outstanding homes before joining Parkview Care as the Regional Manager. He is passionate about advocating for young people.

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Training & Development

Our well-trained and skilled work force change the lives and shape the futures of children & young people one day at a time. Our teams have access to a comprehensive training and development programme with the most up to date and innovative courses which meet the needs of the services we provide.

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What People Are Saying

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I just wanted to say thank you so much for the hospitality today. The food was amazing and the young people are a credit to you and your team. The house has a lovely homely feel and very welcoming

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My recent involvement with the team has been excellent. J’s leadership and management of the home has been consistently very good and we have developed a very positive working relationship. J is very committed to making my young person’s placement work. He is a very complex young man, who presents a range of challenges to staff at the home. J offers and seeks advice and has been available for a number of meetings I have had to arrange. I am impressed by the clear care recording system they use and am alerted quickly by staff to any incident that occurs at the home.

East Sussex County Council

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For the past year children, young people and support workers have been visiting the club. They have always been polite, well mannered, abided by the rules. L has interacted with all staff and feedback has always been positive. Support workers are proactive and supportive, they interact and support the young people. Very pleased with seeing L as he always manages to put a smile on everyone around him.

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Children speak positively about their experiences here, and one said that it is one of the best places that she has lived.

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I have been very impressed with the care and support provided to M since she moved to Ivy Lodge in April. A and her team in my opinion, have so far met M’s needs to a high standard. M was in crisis before her move and was placing herself at significant risk of harm and exhibiting some very challenging behaviours. However, since her move, she has settled well, and the risks have greatly diminished. M obviously still has her moments and has been involved in varying degrees in several incidents, but I believe that the placement’s approach to behaviour management has really helped and appears to be working well with M.

Kent County Council

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