Fram House The Square Beauly Tel: 01463 783977


As well as the day training centre at Redcastle, Nansen runs two residential centres, Fram House and Tigh Na Cloich.

The accommodation at Fram House is designed for four residents, each having their own bedroom with en-suite facilities. Combined facilities of kitchen, lounge and sitting room are available on the ground floor.

There is a small summer house to enjoy a quiet outside space and garden.

The emphasis is on further development of free-time management and domestic skills, interpersonal and social skills to enhance their capabilities for progression to supported housing or independent living.

The training provided incorporates budgeting, shopping, cooking etc. On an individual basis with the support from staff.

The staff ratio is one to four young adults.

Fram House, took its name from Nansen’s exploration ship, which translated from Norwegian means ‘forward’.

This encompasses our philosophy in one word: Forward

We do not intend to keep our residents, but prepare them to move onwards!


Within the residential care at Fram House, our aim it to provide a safe, secure, stimulating and caring environment whilst also respecting each person as an individual.

We strive to promote opportunities for each young adult to develop skills and plan for their own future.

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