The Meadows

Extra care housing
30 Busk Meadows, Shirecliffe, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S5 7JH
30 Busk Meadows, Shirecliffe, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S5 7JH

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Main Facts

Extra care housing
39 flats. Built in 2006. 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, Community centre, Activities room, Cafe, Hairdressing salon, Library, Assisted bathing facility, Internet corner
Whole site accessible by wheelchair. Access to site easy. Distances: bus stop 200 yards; shop 220 yards; post office 220 yards; town centre 2 mile(s); GP 200 yards.
Regular social activities include: Bingo, chairobics, Tai Chi, craft group, knit & natter, coffee mornings, Church service, organised by residents, staff and partner agencies. Meal(s) available. New residents accepted from 55 years of age. Both cats & dogs generally accepted (pets permitted with permission).
Tenure(s): Rent (social landlord) and Shared Ownership
Care provider: Carewatch

Info updated: 22/12/2009   Update info


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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:
Community spirit
Convenience of the location
Number / size of facilities
Practicality of the individual apartments
Quality of design
Quality of the building and facilities
Quality of the garden
Quality of the individual apartments
Space standards of individual apartments
Staff role and interaction
National Housing for Older People Awards
National bronze award winner
in the EAC Housing for Older People Awards 2010.
Category: Design award - housing-with-care.
Sponsor: Nationwide.
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