Potens is a national organisation, providing a range of specialist support to adults and children with complex and challenging needs – learning disabilities, mental health needs, autism ( including Asperger syndrome), behaviour that may challenge, Korsakoff Syndrome (alcohol related brain injury).
For a full scope and list of the locations we cover, please go to our locations page.
We provide social care and educational services through the following services:
|Adults||Children and Young People|
Potens Mission is:
With Potens Values:
Ensuring that all communications are truthful, understandable to those it affects and maintains the relationship of reliability.
Recognising and respecting the differences that every individual brings, both good and bad, and making the necessary adjustments to assist individuals to positively grow.
Sharing knowledge, skills, attitudes and understanding whilst ensuring that any activity is done to the best of our collective abilities.
Treating everyone differently in order to afford them the same opportunities.
Empowering individuals to make choices and overcome obstacles.
Potens aims to:
Please note: Potens has been operating since 1989, and became a limited company registered as Potensial Ltd in 2006. Glencoyne Ltd, Pendle Ltd and Pendleton Care Ltd became part of the group through acquisition. To streamline the group and make things a little clearer, the limited company names remain as legally required but the group operates under the trading name of POTENS.