Wood Court

Retirement housing
Birchfield Road, Headless Cross, Redditch, Worcestershire, B97 4NA
Birchfield Road, Headless Cross, Redditch, Worcestershire, B97 4NA

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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

"Wood Court is situated in the landscaped "new town" of Redditch. The scheme itself consists of 22 1 bed flats, including mobility and wheelchair standard properties. The onsite facilities include lift..." Show more "Wood Court is situated in the landscaped "new town" of Redditch. The scheme itself consists of 22 1 bed flats, including mobility and wheelchair standard properties. The onsite facilities include lift, laundry, communal lounge, hair dressers, guest room and an award winning garden. Services which visit the court include mobile library, chiropodist, prescription delivery service, prepared meals and book & gifts sales.

Within the community lounge many events are organised by the active social committee, including coffee mornings, bingo, and much more. The committee also arranges day trip to social events.

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
22 flats, bungalows. Built in 1981. Sizes studio, 1 bedroom. Includes mobility and wheelchair standard properties.
Resident management staff and Careline alarm service
Lift, Lounge, Laundry, Guest facilities, Garden
Access to site fairly easy. Distances: bus stop 20 yards; shop 0.5 mile(s); post office 2 mile(s); town centre 2 mile(s); GP 1 mile(s); social centre 2 mile(s).
Regular Social Activities include: coffee mornings, bingo, social events, outings or trips. New residents accepted from 60 years of age.
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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