Roman Ridge

Extra care housing
2 Lavender Way, Daffodil Road, Wincobank, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S5 6DD
2 Lavender Way, Daffodil Road, Wincobank, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S5 6DD

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Manager's Description

"Roman Ridge is a vibrant and active place for over 55s to live with comfort, independence and peace of mind. Sheffield City Centre is easily accessible by bus, car or taxi, only five miles away. Roman..." Show more "Roman Ridge is a vibrant and active place for over 55s to live with comfort, independence and peace of mind. Sheffield City Centre is easily accessible by bus, car or taxi, only five miles away. Roman Ridge has one or two bedroom apartments for rent or part-ownership which come with access to the service’s communal facilities, including the lounge, seating areas, hairdressing salon, accessible bathroom and an onsite restaurant. The restaurant provides a seasonal lunch menu as well as well as cooked and cold breakfast options and snacks throughout the day.

Organised activities take place in partnership with the Residents Committee and aim to reduce social isolation and promote the wellbeing and inclusion of all residents. Popular favourites include chairobics, singing and coffee mornings.

Residents must be aged 55 and over, or have long-term care needs and reside in the local area of Sheffield." Show less

Main Facts

Extra care housing
86 flats. Built in 2009. 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, Hobby room, Activities room, Cafe, Hairdressing salon, Assisted bathing facility
Whole site accessible by wheelchair. Access to site easy, but less so for less mobile people. Distances: bus stop 200 yards; shop 200 yards; post office 200 yards; town centre 3 mile(s); GP 300 yards.
Regular Social Activities include: entertainment, outings, and arts and crafts. New residents accepted from 55 years of age.
Tenure(s): Rent (social landlord) and Shared Ownership and Leasehold
Cost: (shared ownership may be available).
Care provider: Housing 21

Info updated: 06/05/2019   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:
Community spirit

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

"It is a happy place to work, because the residents are constantly reminding us how privileged they are to live here. Seeing residents enjoying and mak..." Show more
"It is a happy place to work, because the residents are constantly reminding us how privileged they are to live here. Seeing residents enjoying and making the most of the autumn years of there lives is very pleasing to see." Show less

Made by a staff member in 2019

"It friendly with residents and staff, were made to feel very welcome ,felt very safe and secure always some kind of activities happening to keep you e..." Show more
"It friendly with residents and staff, were made to feel very welcome ,felt very safe and secure always some kind of activities happening to keep you entertained," Show less

Made by a resident in 2019

"It is the most enjoyable place to live staff and carers are brill and respectville ,you feel safe even leaving door open, there's always activities g..." Show more
"It is the most enjoyable place to live staff and carers are brill and respectville ,you feel safe even leaving door open, there's always activities going on and the restaurant as a good choice on menu ,other residents make you feel so welcome 1 big back yard all together" Show less

Made by a resident in 2019
National Housing for Older People Awards
National bronze award winner
in the EAC Housing for Older People Awards 2014.
Category: Community services.
Sponsor: Keepmoat.
National silver award winner
in the EAC Housing for Older People Awards 2012.
Category: Housing-with-care 60-99 units.
Sponsor: My Care My Home.
National bronze award winner
in the EAC Housing for Older People Awards 2013.
Category: Housing-with-care 60-99 units.
Sponsor: Barton Willmore.
National silver award winner
in the EAC Housing for Older People Awards 2014.
Category: Housing-with-care 60-99 units.
Sponsor: ARCO.
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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