STEPS Rehabilitation opened in May 2017 by founders, directors (and family) Jules Shiel-Boulger Toria Chan and Ray Boulger STEPS deliver intensive and ongoing rehabilitation for people recovering from brain injury, spinal cord injury, strokes and complex trauma injuries, enabling them to reach their full potential and to rebuild their lives.


STEPS is a unique rehabilitation facility, able to deliver high-quality care from a range of medical and rehabilitation specialists. Our purpose-built premises in Sheffield, South Yorkshire is home to a 23 bedroom, residential and day rehabilitation facility. With a large therapy gym, skills kitchens, hydrotherapy pool, RehabHub- home to the latest rehabilitation technology, music room, VR room café/dining space and a garden room set in our beautiful gardens. STEPS has been designed to feel non-clinical, comfortable and homely, we hope you agree STEPS is like no other care facility you will have visited.

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We have created a unique environment that enables people to access a wide range of therapies, specialist robotic and VR rehabilitation equipment, and medical specialists all under one roof. This includes access to Consultants in rehabilitation medicine; spinal injuries, amputations, anesthetics, plastic surgery, and pain management. We have a team of clinical professionals, comprising physiotherapists; occupational therapists; speech and language therapists; neuro-psychologists; neurologic music therapists; prosthetic and orthotic specialists, and nurses experienced in complex care. Our specialists work as part of an interdisciplinary team, combining their expertise to provide individualised rehabilitation programmes to clients who have suffered serious injuries and debilitating neurological illnesses.

We provide residential rehabilitation and someday rehabilitation, we also offer an active respite programme where people need to review and reinvigorate their rehabilitation programmes. The mixture of rehabilitation and care packages available at STEPS makes our facility hugely accessible.

We are not a long-term facility, the average length of stay with us varies depending on the injury or condition. The maximum length of stay would usually be no longer than 12 months however we can consider longer stays with us.


We believe it is important to care for not only our clients but their families too, we provide advice and education about their injuries or conditions. We work alongside other professionals and organisations helping our clients, this includes the NHS, solicitors, barristers, case managers, insurance companies, prosthetic and orthotic specialists, Sheffield universities and experts in rehabilitation technology.


Our mission is to achieve the very highest levels of recovery by providing first-class therapies that are delivered by a specialised and motivated team of professionals and carers.

We will work with you and external professionals to ensure an effective discharge plan is part of our initial assessment to ensure smooth communication moving forwards.

STEPS Training School is a unique service that supports clients as they transition from being a STEPS residential client, to being back home. This important milestone requires considerable planning and is something that we recognise as a pivotal moment in a person’s rehabilitation journey. To find out more click here

We develop genuine partnerships with individuals and their families to help clients while they are on their rehabilitation journey to recovery.

We are a multi-award winning specialist centre for neurological and complex trauma rehabilitation for individuals 16 years or over, serving clients from all over the UK and beyond.