Wallis House opened in 2016 and is situated in the small town of Rothwell on the outskirts of Northamptonshire. Wallis House provides En-suite accommodation for up to 5 young people both male and female (EBD) providing a safe and nurturing environment. Wallis House has good transport links to Northampton town centre, Corby and Kettering whilst also in walking distance of local amenities such as Cafes, local shops, post office, library and recreational grounds. Montsaye Academy Secondary School is located within walking distance of Wallis House as well as Rothwell Junior school.
Young People Feedback:
“I want to thank the staff in the home, my birthday this year has been the best day of my life”
“Im so happy in the home, the staff go out of their way to make sure we go out on activities and that we are comfortable and happy”
“The placement is absolutely stunning and the attention to detail in each room is noticable”
“When we arrived at the placement the care staff were very friendly and welcoming which put my young person at ease and we gained a good vibe from the staff”
Wallis House is managed by Dominique Mckenzie. Dominique has 9 years’ experience working with children and young people in a residential settings of whom many have experienced significant trauma resulting in behavioural and complex needs. Dominique is a committed and passionate manager who strives to achieve positive outcomes for each young person in her care as well as ensuring the development and support for her staff to enable these targets to be reached. Dominique has attained National Diploma in Health and social care, QCF level 3 working with children and young people, Institute of Occupational Safety and Health and currently working towards QCF level 5 in Leadership and Management.