Victoria Court

Retirement housing
Victoria Avenue, Shipley, West Yorkshire, BD18 4SG
Victoria Avenue, Shipley, West Yorkshire, BD18 4SG

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Managed by
Anchor Hanover
We believe that later life is for living

Anchor Hanover is the largest provider of specialist and care for people in later life in England. We manage over 54,000 homes across 1,700 locations. We're proudly not-for-profit, which means every penny we make is reinvested into maintaining our properties, improving our services and building more homes for people in later life.

Manager's Description

" Victoria Court in an independent living Scheme, there is a full time Manager on site. The Manager can assist with repairs, benefits, sign post to other agencies who can help and support you, ensuring..." Show more " Victoria Court in an independent living Scheme, there is a full time Manager on site. The Manager can assist with repairs, benefits, sign post to other agencies who can help and support you, ensuring you can live independently in your own home. Regular activities take place in the Communal Lounge. Monday morning is Coffee Morning, Tuesday afternoon a Keep fit instructor comes on site, Wednesday night is Bingo, and Friday night is Film Night. During the year we hold events and buffets , which we advertise on the Communal notice board.

On site facilities include a visiting Hairdresser, Guest Room which is bookable through the Scheme Manager at £10 a person per night. The Guest Room is for the use of Anchor- Hanover Customers, their Family and Friends. Victoria Court has an on site Laundry, Communal Lounge, and lovely Gardens. In the local area, there are shops, Doctors, Pharmacy" Show less

Main Facts

Retirement housing
42 flats. Built in 1975. Sizes studio, 1 bedroom, 3 bedroom.
Non-resident management staff and Careline alarm service
Lift, Lounge, Laundry, Guest facilities, Garden
Access to site easy. Distances: bus stop 50 yards; shop 20 yards; post office 50 yards; town centre 1 mile(s); GP 50 yards; social centre 1 mile(s).
Frequent social activities include: tea afternoons, chair aerobics, coffee mornings, video evenings, bingo, concerts, clothes sales, trips, organised by warden. New residents accepted from 55 years of age. Both cats & dogs generally accepted (subject to conditions).
Tenure(s): Rent (social landlord)

Info updated: 15/05/2021   Update info

Availability

Check with Anchor Hanover - none notified to EAC - Advertise vacancies / sales.

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).

Comments made in nominations for the EAC National Housing for Older People Awards

"Good manager and good friendship."
Made by a resident in 2017

"Afetr losing my husband after 52 years of marriage, I felt the need to be near to the family. This studio flat is near to buses, shops and family and ..." Show more
"Afetr losing my husband after 52 years of marriage, I felt the need to be near to the family. This studio flat is near to buses, shops and family and I feel safe and secure. I made lots of new friends. I would have liked a bedroom." Show less

Made by a resident in 2017

"It suits me in most ways, but is spolit by members of staff."
Made by a resident in 2017
Managed by
Anchor Hanover
We believe that later life is for living

Anchor Hanover is the largest provider of specialist and care for people in later life in England. We manage over 54,000 homes across 1,700 locations. We're proudly not-for-profit, which means every penny we make is reinvested into maintaining our properties, improving our services and building more homes for people in later life.

Memberships
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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