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Eden Social Education Centre – Portadown (SHSCT)

Contact Information

293 Bridge Street, Portadown, Armagh
BT63 5AR View Location on Map >
Contact Person
Mairead Murphy
Telephone Number
028 3833 3589
Web Address
http://www.southerntrust.hscni.netOpens in a new window

Please contact our office for more information using the telephone number given in this profile.

Other Information

Facilities Information

Main Services Provided

This purpose built centre is situated on the outskirts of the town. The facility
includes four communal therapeutic activity rooms, service users changing
facility, shower room, toilets,
kitchen/dining room, laundry room, quiet room, offices and storage rooms.

Two day care workers are responsible for four groups namely, Diamond,
Emerald, Ruby andAmber Group.

The four groups have each a separate room which they use to carry out their core activities.

Groupings are based on service users specific needs as a number of service user have a variety of complex needs

The SHSCT has 15 directly managed Day Care Centres for adults with physical and/or learning and/or sensory disabilities within the Armagh/Dungannon, Craigavon/Banbridge and Newry and Mourne localities.
Day Care is provided to service users who have been assessed as having complex care and/or behavioural needs. Day Care services are regulated by the Regulation Quality and Improvement Authority (RQIA) who monitor the quality of service provision through announced and unannounced inspections on a regular basis.

Organisation Type
  • Health & Social Care
Main Age Groups
  • 18yrs +
Method of Access (Referral)
  • Social Worker
Family Support Services Categories
  • Day Care Service
Main Category of Services
  • Disability
  • physical / learning disability

Areas covered

  • Armagh
  • Banbridge
  • Craigavon


Eden Social Education Centre – Portadown (SHSCT)

  • Eden Social Education Centre – Portadown (SHSCT)