Lark Hill Village

Extra care housing
New Rise, Clifton, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, NG11 8BF
New Rise, Clifton, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, NG11 8BF

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Manager's Description

"Lark Hill is ExtraCare's largest Village, with fabulous facilities and unrivalled views over open countryside in Clifton, overlooking the Soar Valley.

If you are over the age of 60 (55 in exception..." Show more
"Lark Hill is ExtraCare's largest Village, with fabulous facilities and unrivalled views over open countryside in Clifton, overlooking the Soar Valley.

If you are over the age of 60 (55 in exceptional circumstances), living in Nottingham or with a local connection, and would like to apply for a home, please call us on 0115 969 5000. To be eligible to live at Lark Hill Village, you or a close relative (parent, sibling or child) must pay council tax to Nottingham City Council and be resident. If you have questions about your eligibility, please contact the Village.

We have 327 homes and over 400 residents.

Around a third of residents within the Village receive some care or support. Depending on individual circumstances, we can support residents with significant assessed care needs, including dementia." Show less

Main Facts

Extra care housing
327 flats, bungalows. Built in 2009. Sizes 1 bedroom, 2 bedroom.
Extra Care scheme with on-site care staff (24 hours / 7 days), Non-resident management staff (24 hours, 7 days) and Careline alarm service
Lift, Lounge, Dining room, Restaurant open to the public, Laundry, Guest facilities, Garden, Hobby room, Activities room
Meal(s) available.
Tenure(s): Rent (social landlord) and Shared Ownership and Leasehold
Care provider: ExtraCare Charitable Trust

Info updated: 19/11/2020   Update info

Availability

Check with The ExtraCare Charitable Trust - none notified to EAC - Advertise vacancies / sales.

Residents' views

A number of residents have taken part in the EAC National Housing for Older People Awards, or used the EAC Residents Consultation Service (RCS); they have given top marks to this scheme for:
Activities and outings
Care services
Convenience of the location
Lifestyle
Quality of the building and facilities
Quality of the garden
Safety and security
Staff role and interaction

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

"Such a vibrant thriving village - residents and staff are so friendly "
Made by a staff member in 2019

"There are a number of different activities for the elderly and I love the channel 4 programme Old People and four year olds."
Made by a in 2019

"I live in comfort in a friendly atmosphere and feel very safe. Qualified help is quick to respond and very flexible about my needs.
There is a wide ..." Show more
"I live in comfort in a friendly atmosphere and feel very safe. Qualified help is quick to respond and very flexible about my needs.
There is a wide range of activites and as a volunteer as well as a resident I feel needed. Lark Hill is excellent." Show less

Made by a in 2019

"Having lived here for ten years I have nothing but praise for this village , secure safe and all the amenities I require."
Made by a resident in 2019

"Lovely facilities, great staff and residents. And they even appeared on the tv."
Made by a visitor in 2019

"it's an amazing place to work. I'm very fortunate to be paid for a job I love. Vey proud of this village, this is the way ahead for older people to li..." Show more
"it's an amazing place to work. I'm very fortunate to be paid for a job I love. Vey proud of this village, this is the way ahead for older people to live in a secure and happy environment. Bye , bye residential homes. Well done Extracare Charitable Trust" Show less

Made by a staff member in 2019

"I visit occasionally to see my friend who works there. One resident I spoke to says moving to Lark Hill makes her life light all year around, even in ..." Show more
"I visit occasionally to see my friend who works there. One resident I spoke to says moving to Lark Hill makes her life light all year around, even in the winter. I love the atmosphere especially in the café listening to all the laughter" Show less

Made by a visitor in 2019

"I have lived here for years and Lark Hill has truly allowed me to live independently. There are facilities when I need them and lots of things for me ..." Show more
"I have lived here for years and Lark Hill has truly allowed me to live independently. There are facilities when I need them and lots of things for me to do. The staff will do anything they can for you and I feel valued" Show less

Made by a resident in 2019

"friendly warm staff and residents"
Made by a staff member in 2017

"I love the atmosphere it is a lovely place to work "
Made by a staff member in 2017

"Working here is like seeing your family everyday. The residents respect the staff, look forward to seeing us and we are one big team."
Made by a staff member in 2017

"amazing place to live"
Made by a staff member in 2017

"Happy residents and well run.."
Made by a staff member in 2017

"We have a great team throughout from the care and support, the office, reception, activities and catering with smashing residents and volunteers "
Made by a staff member in 2017

"great vibe, helpful staff, always something on and plenty to do."
Made by a staff member in 2017

"Fantastic team and team work. One big team of residents, staff and volunteers."
Made by a staff member in 2017

"It's a modern purpose built village which inspires creativity, fun, friendship and wellbeing. Who says you should slow down when you retire? Life begi..." Show more
"It's a modern purpose built village which inspires creativity, fun, friendship and wellbeing. Who says you should slow down when you retire? Life begins at Larkhill. " Show less

Made by a staff member in 2017

"Security, made lots of new friends, there is a lot of events and activaties to keep you occupied. The staff are great and if you have a problem there..." Show more
"Security, made lots of new friends, there is a lot of events and activaties to keep you occupied. The staff are great and if you have a problem there is always a member of staff you can talk to. " Show less

Made by a resident in 2017

"Been a resident since it opened I feel it has enriched my life and kept me young at heart. There are activities and volunteering opportunities for all..." Show more
"Been a resident since it opened I feel it has enriched my life and kept me young at heart. There are activities and volunteering opportunities for all who wish to participate.it also gives my family peace of mind knowing I am safe and happy." Show less

Made by a resident in 2017

"Its a community with care, wellbeing, staff and residents all working together, there are activities on a daily basis including special events. All am..." Show more
"Its a community with care, wellbeing, staff and residents all working together, there are activities on a daily basis including special events. All amenities are available on site and It's a safe welcoming environment for older people feel at home. " Show less

Made by a staff member in 2017

"very clean, friendly, lots happening"
Made by a visitor in 2017

"fantastic friendly atmosphere, amazing staff"
Made by a visitor in 2017

"Lark Hill has given me a full and rewarding lifestyle and made me feel much younger than my years. I love every moment and would not live anywhere els..." Show more
"Lark Hill has given me a full and rewarding lifestyle and made me feel much younger than my years. I love every moment and would not live anywhere else. The Manager is wonderful and so are his staff." Show less

Made by a resident in 2017

"It's a very friendly place to work."
Made by a staff member in 2017

"Good Team work, communication and understanding"
Made by a staff member in 2017

"A safe, vibrant environment with excellent facilities and transport links"
Made by a visitor in 2017

"Friendly, clean , safe, convenient, lots going on, caring, fun"
Made by a visitor in 2017

"I feel so safe, relaxed, and happy living here. Great people, great staff, great variety of activities. I'm all set for a great old age."
Made by a resident in 2017

"Lark Hill Village has such a great community spirit with its staff and residents. Many comment of how happy and lovely it is."
Made by a staff member in 2017
National Housing for Older People Awards
East Midlands region silver award winner

Category: Housing-with-care 56 units and over.
Sponsor: Housing LIN.
National silver award winner
in the EAC Housing for Older People Awards 2014.
Category: Housing-with-care 100 units and over.
Sponsor: Housing LIN.
Memberships
ARCO: The manager of this facility is a member of Associated Retirement Community Operators (ARCO), the main body representing the retirement community sector the UK.
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