(Pictured: Douglas, Gabriel, Gary, Ian and Jean).
Living at home in different parts of the country including London, Newcastle, Salisbury and then the Isle of Wight in 2012. Ian is keen on indoor bowls and belongs to a nearby club in Cowes!
The longest resident at the scheme, Gabriel arrived in 1993 from her home in Ryde. She is very keen on drawing and writing, and it is said that some of her early work had been displayed in a gallery. Gabriel’s bedroom is full of lots of items she likes to collect, including dolls and cuddly animals!
Arrived in 2005, Jean is keen on knitting, and also likes to go out to her activity day centre. When at home Jean likes to watch dinosaur films and Garfield cartoons.
Has lived at the scheme since 2008. Douglas previously lived with Monks at Western Manor on the Isle of Wight. He enjoys photography and is a Manchester United fan.
Originally living in East Cowes before taking up Residence at the scheme in 2007, Gary enjoys amateur dramatics and swimming and is a keen Portsmouth football supporter.