Applegrove

Extra care housing
St Kilda Road, Luton, Bedfordshire, LU4 0UP
St Kilda Road, Luton, Bedfordshire, LU4 0UP

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Manager's Description

"Applegrove is close to the shops, and it is on a good bus route."

Main Facts

Extra care housing
56 flats, bungalows. Built in 2005. Sizes 1 bedroom, 2 bedroom.
Extra Care scheme with on-site care staff (24 hours / 7 days), Non-resident management staff and Careline alarm service
Lift, Lounge, Laundry, Guest facilities, Garden, Hairdressing salon, Assisted bathing facility
Whole site accessible by wheelchair. Access to site easy. Distances: bus stop 175 yards; shop 200 yards; post office 200 yards; town centre 5 mile(s); GP 350 yards; social centre 4 mile(s).
Regular Social Activities include: tea & coffee every morning & afternoon, bingo. Monthly social events with entertainmrnt, and outings to the seaside, organised by Social Committee and Scheme Manager. New residents accepted from 55 years of age.
Tenure(s): Rent (social landlord)
Care provider: Luton Borough Council

Info updated: 19/08/2013   Update info

Availability

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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
Community spirit
Convenience of the location
Lifestyle
Link with community at large
Number / size of facilities
Quality of the building and facilities
Quality of the garden
Quality of the individual apartments
Staff role and interaction
National Housing for Older People Awards
National commended award winner
in the EAC Housing for Older People Awards 2013.
Category: Lifestyle.
Sponsor: EAC FirstStop Advice.
Memberships
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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