Britannia Court

Retirement housing
Victoria Road, Netherfield, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, NG4 2GX
Victoria Road, Netherfield, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, NG4 2GX

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Manager's Description

"At Gedling Homes we provide a range of housing related services specifically for older people. Our aim is to provide a safe home environment for older people and those who need some additional suppor..." Show more "At Gedling Homes we provide a range of housing related services specifically for older people. Our aim is to provide a safe home environment for older people and those who need some additional support, whilst retaining independence." Show less

Main Facts

Retirement housing
37 flats. Built in 1984. Sizes 1 bedroom, 2 bedroom, 3 bedroom. Includes wheelchair standard properties.
Non-resident management staff and Careline alarm service
Lift, Lounge, Laundry, Guest facilities, Garden, Library
Whole site accessible by wheelchair. Access to site easy. Distances: bus stop 100 yards; shop 150 yards; post office 150 yards; town centre 3 mile(s); GP 100 yards.
Regular Social Activities include: coffee mornings, musical bingo, quiz night, movie Monday, Think Tank Thursday, and Games Friday, organised by Independent Living Housing Co-ordinator. New residents accepted from 60 years of age.
Tenure(s): Rent (social landlord)

Info updated: 30/05/2017   Update info

Availability

Check with Jigsaw Homes Midlands - 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

"Everyone friendly. We have a very nice coordinator who treats us very well. I would not want to live anywhere else."
Made by a resident in 2017

"It provides a great service and involves tenants."
Made by a visitor in 2017

"Safe, secure. happy people. All our needs are met. We get together for coffee & games. Good co-ordinator."
Made by a resident in 2017

"Helen, our coordinator, is lovely. Nothing is too much trouble and we all love her. I feel on holiday in my flat and we have a great social life."
Made by a resident in 2017

"I have been in Britannia Court for 15 years. I wouldn't like to Move as we have a lovely time."
Made by a resident in 2017

"We have an excellent coordinator. I enjoy my flat. The people on my floor are friendly. We can meet in the evenings downstairs when we want. There is ..." Show more
"We have an excellent coordinator. I enjoy my flat. The people on my floor are friendly. We can meet in the evenings downstairs when we want. There is music, people, social life is really good. In our Word, I am happy here." Show less

Made by a resident in 2017

"The co-ordinator here is exceptional and nothing is too much trouble. The social events are outstanding, which also bring a very relaxed and warm atmo..." Show more
"The co-ordinator here is exceptional and nothing is too much trouble. The social events are outstanding, which also bring a very relaxed and warm atmosphere. We have no committee here, which means all residents have a fair and equal say in the running of activities." Show less

Made by a resident in 2017

"Recently undergone refurbishment involving tenants selecting colour and style options for décor which has led to more use of the communal lounge; mor..." Show more
"Recently undergone refurbishment involving tenants selecting colour and style options for décor which has led to more use of the communal lounge; more tenant involvement in activities and a positive, supportive neighbourly environment to live and work in, plus a garden mural and furniture to enjoy the outdoor space." Show less

Made by a staff member in 2017

"Fantastic interior, great atmosphere, vivacious residents and committed staff!"
Made by a visitor in 2017

"There is always a friendly atmosphere at Britannia Court, the residents all get on well with each other and the staff do their upmost to take care of ..." Show more
"There is always a friendly atmosphere at Britannia Court, the residents all get on well with each other and the staff do their upmost to take care of them. It was always a well kept premises, however since its recent refurbishment the building itself is extremely inviting." Show less

Made by a staff member in 2017
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