Independence Homes is the leading provider of specialist care and support for people with epilepsy. The people we support may also have other needs, such as learning and/or physical disabilities.

Independence Homes was founded in 1997 to support people with epilepsy to fulfill their potential and achieve their objectives.

Today, we employ around 300 staff, and support around 100 service users aged 16 and over in either our residential care or in our supported living services.

Thanks to all the parents and service users for their contributions towards this new website.


Our Vision
Happy people, working together providing a service that everybody loves.

Our Mission
To provide the highest quality epilepsy care and support.
To provide enjoyable and worthwhile jobs for all of our team.

Our Values

Our shared values that guide us are:



  1. News
  2. Events
  3. Success Stories
    Wednesday, 01 July 2015 00:00

    We recently celebrated Purple Day in support of Epilepsy Awareness which was a great success.

  • Independence Homes working with Epilepsy Action
    Friday, 26 June 2015 00:00

    Independence Homes are attending the Epielpsy Action event on the 11th July 2015.  Dont miss out, get your place booked

  • Medication and Mood
    Thursday, 25 June 2015 00:00

    Scientists in America carried out a study into the effects mood and memory has on medication compliance in a group of 100 people diagnosed with epilepsy.

  • Petrol Head day at Brands Hatch
    Tuesday, 23 June 2015 00:00

    What a day...

    Monday 22nd June marked a significant day for a select few, the opportunity to fulfil a dream.

  • Free Epilepsy Awareness training 2015

    Our free epilepsy awareness courses are specifically tailored to professionals who are responsible for overseeing the provision of care for people who suffer from epilepsy and associated conditions.

    Courses are held at our Head Office in Caterham from 10am - 4pm.

    Dates for 2015 are:

    • 27th March
    • 26th June
    • 18th September
    • 2nd December

    Please download, complete and return this booking form to reserve your place and avoid disappointment! The completed booking form should be emailed to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


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