Support Group


Magnolia House at Milestones provides an environment conducive to the recovery process and provides excellent facilities. It houses a gym, an arts and crafts room, a sensory room and a fully equipped rehabilitation kitchen. 


Occupational Therapy is an essential part of Milestones recovery programme. Groups held within this are supported by the Occupational Therapist, Consultant Clinical Psychologist, Dietician, Complementary Therapist, Physical Fitness Instructor and Nursing Staff.

The groups and individual work undertaken include but are not limited to:


  • Health education

  • Smoking cessation

  • Personal development'

  • Fire prevention group’

  • Mentalisation

  • Adaptive coping strategies

  • Life skills


Social Integration and Rehabilitation

Social Integration is an integral part of the recovery and rehabilitation process. Milestones facilitates access to a wide variety of social integration options. These include but are not limited to:


  • Voluntary work placements

  • Community projects

  • Adult education

  • Local leisure centres /swimming pools

  • Poetry groups

  • Charity events

  • Young farmers

  • Community social gatherings and events

  • Paid employment

Milestones values people as individuals and recognises that not everybody wants to do everything collectively all of the time.


Our unique service is able to accommodate individual interests, pursuits and curiosities ensuring that time and space is available for everyone to work towards enhancing their quality of life… and having fun!


Milestones recognises that recreational activities are an important part of normal living and thus provides access to everyday social and recreational activities. We regularly source new up and coming events from the local area and facilitate individuals’ access to the activities they are interested in, such as:


  • Arts

  • Theatre

  • Shopping

  • Pubs, restaurants

  • Recreational sports

  • Dance/singing/music groups

  • Seasonal events and shows

  • Rambling