Provider Details

Contact Details

Discovery Home
Telephone No

Suitable for ages

Age of Users
From 5 To 17.92

Address Details

Street Number
31 - 33 Spelman Street
E1 5LQ


Service Description

Discovery Home provides Residential and Day Care respite for Special Needs Children aged 8-17 yrs old. The Service accommodates a range of needs from mild to profound with an objective to improve the quality of life for children with disabilities and their parents/carers.

Additional Information

Additional Information

Discovery Home in partnership with LBTH provides short break services for children with disabilities. The Qualb Short Break service limited is the registered provider. The overall aim of Discovery Home is to provide parents/carers with planned short breaks respite. The objective is to accommodate children and young people with special needs with the least disruption in their lives with a warm, safe and caring environment which will also enhance their achievements.

Discovery Home can take up to 3 wheelchair users at any one time. The disabilities of the children range from Emotional/Behavioural through to complex needs. Discovery Home has a 15 seater mini bus and a sensory playroom.

Opening times:
Term time: 9am - 5pm (Monday - Friday)
Weekends: 24/7
School Holidays: 24/7 (Monday - Sunday)



Opening Times

Opening Times
MondayFrom 09:00To 17:00
TuesdayFrom 09:00To 17:00
WednesdayFrom 09:00To 17:00
ThursdayFrom 09:00To 17:00
FridayFrom 09:00To 17:00

OFSTED Information

OFSTED Last Inspection Date
31 October 2017
OFSTED Last Inspection Summary

Questions & Answers

Are The Premises Accessible For Wheelchair Users?
Can Families Self-Refer To The Service?
Do You Cater For Over 8s?
Do You Have A Waiting List?
Do You Have Child Protection Policies And Procedures
Do You Offer Specific Support For Children With Additional Needs?
Eligibility - Can The Service Be Accessed By Extended Family Members Or Carers
Has A Service Description?
Registered For 2 Year Old Grant

Further Information

Provider Type
Suitable For
Downs Syndrome Visual Impairment Attention Deficit Disorder Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) Complex Needs Dyslexia Severe Learning Difficulty (SLD) Specific Learning Difficulties Epilepsy Moderate Learning Difficulty (MLD) Multi-Sensory Impairment (MSI) Physical Disability Profound & Multiple Learning Difficulties (PMLD) Sensory Impairment
Delivery Channels
E-Mail In Person Post Telephone Web Site Office / Premises
How to Contact
Email In Person Post Telephone Web Site Other Electronic Media
Eligibility Criteria
Child Aged 5 And Above Tier 1: Universal
Available Facilities
Disabled Access Healthy Eating Ict Facilities Internet Connection Kitchen Play Area Public Toilets
Referral Criteria
None (Self-referral) Integrated Service For Disabled Children

Details last updated

Last Updated
02 October 2019