Fairweather Court

Retirement housing
Quarry Street, Padiham, Lancashire, BB12 8QB
Quarry Street, Padiham, Lancashire, BB12 8QB

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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

"Fairweather Court, situated on the edge of Ribble Valley in Burnley, consists of 20 one bedroom flats and 16 single flats; all arranged around a courtyard and well maintained communal gardens. The Cou..." Show more "Fairweather Court, situated on the edge of Ribble Valley in Burnley, consists of 20 one bedroom flats and 16 single flats; all arranged around a courtyard and well maintained communal gardens. The Court is approximately 30 yards from a bus stop and within walking distance of all local amenities including banks, GP surgery, dentists, shops and a leisure centre. Public transport is available to all local East Lancashire towns and the closest railway station is approximately one mile away at Rosegrove.

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
37 flats, bungalows. Built in 1973. Sizes studio, 1 bedroom. Includes mobility standard properties.
Non-resident management staff and Careline alarm service
Lounge, Laundry, Guest facilities, Garden
Access to site fairly easy, but less so for less mobile people. Distances: bus stop 200 yards; shop 440 yards; post office 440 yards; town centre 440 yards; GP 440 yards; social centre 0.5 mile(s).
Weekly Social Activities include: coffee mornings, lunch club/meals, exercise/fitness class, bingo, social events, arts and crafts, hairdresser, outings or trips, organised by residents' social club. New residents accepted from 60 years of age. 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: 12/07/2017   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).

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

"It has a friendly vibe about it. The community pulls together and helps one another out."
Made by a staff member in 2017
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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