A Secure Children's Home for Young People

Referrals & Information


For placement requests/enquiries or referrals

please contact



Tel: 01962 846 432

Alternatively you can download a referral form via 






Young women placed at Clare Lodge must meet criteria specified within Section 25 of the Children Act 1989. This specifies the criteria, which must be met before a young woman may be placed:-

  1. she has a history of absconding and is likely to abscond from any other description of accommodation; and
  2. if she absconds, he/she is likely to suffer significant harm
b] that if she is kept in any other description of accommodation she is likely to injure herself or other persons.

If you have a young woman about to be placed at Clare Lodge please click on the downloads below to complete the contracting process, and to gain further background information.