Philip Docker Court

Retirement housing
Victoria Mills, Bulkington, Nuneaton, Warwickshire, CV12 9NR
Victoria Mills, Bulkington, Nuneaton, Warwickshire, CV12 9NR

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Managed by
Housing 21
Supporting independence and choice for older people through affordable housing and care.

Housing 21 is a leading national provider of retirement housing and care services for people aged 55 and above.

Manager's Description

"Philip Docker Court is situated in the village of Bulkington just a short walk to the thriving village centre and community hall, there are several GP surgeries and churches within easy reach and also..." Show more "Philip Docker Court is situated in the village of Bulkington just a short walk to the thriving village centre and community hall, there are several GP surgeries and churches within easy reach and also chiropodist, dentist, Post Office, optician and local supermarkets. There is an excellent bus service to local towns. Court amenities include a laundry room and Conservatory where Residents can participate in a varied range of social activities. The court benefits from a lift to the first floor and a security door entry system. There is guest room for relatives and friends to stay with en-suite facility.

Our Court Manager Service is an important and integral part of Housing & Care 21’s approach to supporting our residents. It is designed to offer support and security to the court and those residents on court who need it. The service is about promoting and encouraging individuals to maintain their independence in their own home.

Our Managers are also responsible for the day to day running of the court including looking after the Health & Safety, property management and resident engagement." Show less

Main Facts

Retirement housing
40 flats. Built in 1977 and renovated in 2015. Sizes studio, 1 bedroom. Includes mobility standard properties.
Resident management staff and Careline alarm service
Lift, Lounge, Laundry, Guest facilities, Garden, Conservatory
Access to site easy, but less so for less mobile people. Distances: bus stop 200 yards; shop 400 yards; post office 400 yards; town centre 400 yards; GP 400 yards; social centre 400 yards.
Regular Social Activities include: coffee mornings, lunch club, social activities/quiz and games evenings, entertainment/singers/productions, Christmas meal, celebrations/anniversaries, craft class, hairdresser, alternative therapies, outings, organised by residents' social club. New residents accepted from 60 years of age. Both cats & dogs generally accepted (pets are welcomed on a case by case basis).
Tenure(s): Rent (social landlord)

Info updated: 02/04/2009   Update info

Availability

Housing 21 welcomes enquiries for future vacancies in this Court.

Residents' views

Not available - The residents have not taken part in the EAC National Housing for Older People Awards, or used the EAC Residents Consultation Service (RCS).
Managed by
Housing 21
Supporting independence and choice for older people through affordable housing and care.

Housing 21 is a leading national provider of retirement housing and care services for people aged 55 and above.

Memberships
ERoSH: The organisation that manages this scheme is a member of ERoSH, the national consortium for sheltered and retirement housing.
National Care Forum: The organisation that runs this care home is a member of the National Care Forum, whose mission is to promote the benefits of the not-for-profit model of care services provision.
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