Harry Whitehead Court

Retirement housing
Lowes Road, Bury, Greater Manchester, BL9 6QN
Lowes Road, Bury, Greater Manchester, BL9 6QN

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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

"Harry Whitehead Court is a homely scheme in a pleasant area of Warmsley in Bury. The court provides 23 one bedroom flats and 10 studio apartments. The scheme is situated on Lowes Road which is less th..." Show more "Harry Whitehead Court is a homely scheme in a pleasant area of Warmsley in Bury. The court provides 23 one bedroom flats and 10 studio apartments. The scheme is situated on Lowes Road which is less than 50 metres from the bus stop which provides access to a wide range of local amenities in the town. Each flat or studio is provided with a fitted kitchen and on-site facilities include a resident full time court manager, communal lounge, laundry room and a guest room.

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
33 flats. Built in 1980. Sizes studio, 1 bedroom.
Resident management staff and Careline alarm service
Lift, Lounge, Laundry, Guest facilities, Garden
Access to site easy. Distances: bus stop 100 yards; shop 100 yards; post office 100 yards; town centre 0.5 mile(s); GP 0.5 mile(s); social centre 440 yards.
Weekly Social Activities include: weekly coffee mornings, bingo 3 times weekly, entertainment arranged in-house, community trips arranged., organised by residents' social club. 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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