Corcoran Close

Retirement housing
West Starkey Street, Heywood, Rochdale, Greater Manchester, OL10 4XD
West Starkey Street, Heywood, Rochdale, Greater Manchester, OL10 4XD

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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

"Corcoran Close is ideally located close to Heywood town centre and consists of 21 flats and 36 bungalows with aesthetical gardens. On-site facilities include a communal lounge, laundry room and a gues..." Show more "Corcoran Close is ideally located close to Heywood town centre and consists of 21 flats and 36 bungalows with aesthetical gardens. On-site facilities include a communal lounge, laundry room and a guest room for resident’s friends and family. Local amenities can be reached in nearby Bury and Manchester through the use of local bus services. Social activities for residents include bingo and coffee mornings.

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
56 flats, bungalows. Built in 1974 and renovated in 2017. Sizes studio, 1 bedroom. Includes mobility standard properties.
Resident management staff and Careline alarm service
Lift, Lounge, Dining room, Laundry, Guest facilities, Garden
Access to site easy, but less so for less mobile people. Distances: bus stop 155 yards; shop 150 yards; post office 400 yards; town centre 300 yards; GP 300 yards; social centre 400 yards.
Frequent Social Activities include: coffee mornings, bingo, cards & dominoes, outings / trips, parties and occasional sales and demonstrations organised by the social committee, organised by residents' social club. Both cats & dogs generally accepted, but not to be replaced (subject to Housing & Care 21's pets policy).
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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