Waverley Gardens

Extra care housing
Queens Road, Bishopsworth, Bristol, BS13 8EL
Queens Road, Bishopsworth, Bristol, BS13 8EL

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Main Facts

Extra care housing
128 flats. Built in 2009 and renovated in 2020. 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, Restaurant open to the public, Laundry, Guest facilities, Garden, Cafe, Shop, Hairdressing salon, Jacuzzi, Library, Assisted bathing facility, Internet café
Whole site accessible by wheelchair. Access to site easy, but less so for less mobile people. Distances: bus stop 0.25 mile(s); shop 0.25 mile(s); post office 0.25 mile(s); town centre 4 mile(s); GP 0.25 mile(s); social centre 0.5 mile(s).
Regular Social Activities include: A monthly activities calendar is sent out to the residents, and there is an activity every day., organised by In Reach Co-ordinator. New residents accepted from 60 years of age.
Tenure(s): Rent (social landlord) and Shared Ownership

Info updated: 22/10/2020   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
Care services
Consultation
Number / size of facilities
Overall ratings
Practicality of the individual apartments
Quality of the building and facilities
Quality of the individual apartments
Staff role and interaction
National Housing for Older People Awards
National gold award winner
in the EAC Housing for Older People Awards 2011.
Category: Best scheme, any size.
Sponsor: Housing LIN.
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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