CareTech Holdings PLC is engaged in the provision of a range of specialist care and housing support services throughout the United Kingdom for people with learning and physical disabilities. It operates in four segments: Adult Learning Disabilities (ALD), Young People Residential Services (YPR), Foster Care and Family Services (FFS) and Mental Health (MH). Adult Learning Disabilities provides individually tailor made solutions for people living in their own homes, residential care or independent supported living schemes. Mental Health works in partnerships with the NHS to ensure a transition out of acute care, delivering pathways to ordinary life. Foster Care and Family Services include foster care for children with emotional or physical needs. In Young People Residential Services segment, it equips the young people for a progression into the adult world. In November 2013, the Company acquired the majority of the business and assets of Elmfield Training Ltd.