About Our Flagship Gloucestershire & South West Centre
Set in the beautiful grounds of Hygrove House in Gloucestershire, Abbeycare The Hygrove experience provides the ability to reconnect and renew. It offers the ultimate opportunity for lasting life-changes for individuals and families alike.
Abbeycare The Hygrove accommodates up to 31 members in either one of 26 standard ensuite rooms or one of 5 large executive suites with larger beds, luxury bathrooms and panoramic views of the Gloucestershire countryside. As well high-quality therapies, Abbeycare The Hygrove also offer various lifestyle services designed to try and match the specific needs of each member.
There are large communal lounges and conservatory spaces, a jacuzzi hot tub and infra-red saunas, 45 acres of land complete with an orchard and fishing lake, gym facilities and high quality fresh nutritious daily menus to suit all dietary requirements. At Abbeycare The Hygrove, our specialist multi-disciplinary team, led by the manager Stuart Croft, support their members through the recovery process with first class outcomes.
With a highly successful and proven therapeutic programme, tailored recovery care plans, continuous included aftercare and that little bit of luxury, Abbeycare The Hygrove is the perfect setting to begin your recovery journey.
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Meet Our Hygrove Team
Stuart Croft Registered Manager
With 20 years in senior leadership roles across the Health & Social Care sector in the UK and overseas, Stuart has gained extensive experience in the treatment of addictions with some of the UK’s largest Charities. He is a member of the Chartered Management Institute, holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in International Development and a Diploma in Counselling.
As a consultant to local and national government, Stuart has published work on Motivational Enhancement Therapy, developed alcohol interventions for the National Offender Management Service and authored Gloucestershire’s five-year drug and alcohol strategies.
In 2014, Stuart was part of the ECE European Knowledge Exchange based in the rehabilitation services of the Czech Republic. He has a strong portfolio in the management and delivery of innovative drug and alcohol treatment programmes, including directing the aftercare provision in Europe’s largest treatment system, in Birmingham.
Stuart is a Board Member of the Gloucestershire Voluntary Sector Assembly and an independent board member for a large adoption agency. Stuart will lead a new multi-disciplinary team of expert recovery staff at The Hygrove and with qualifications in rock climbing and sailing will also spearhead the outward-bound programme and be The Hygrove’s resident fishing guide.
Regulation and Inspection Information
The Hygrove is registered with the Care Quality Commission, the independent regulator of health and social care in England. We are registered to provide care and support for up to 31 people over the age of 18 who are experiencing alcohol/substance misuse difficulties.
The CQC are committed to carrying out inspections of regulated care services to provide members of the public with greater reassurance that we are inspecting on outcomes for people in services that are operating as they usually would.
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Abbeycare The Hygrove
Abbeycare The Hygrove is ideally located just 45 minutes from Bristol, 75 minutes from Cardiff or Birmingham and 90 minutes from Reading. The nearest train station is Gloucester (13 minutes away) and the nearest airport is Bristol (60 minutes away) or East Midlands Airport (90 minutes away). We offer a complementary collection service from either your home or any local airports or train stations.