Radford House

Retirement housing
Radford Drive, Braunstone, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE3 3DR
Radford Drive, Braunstone, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE3 3DR

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Manager's Description

"A medium sized scheme with a glass fronted communal lounge looking out onto the street. Car parking facilities to the front of the building. The scheme is set in the residential area of Braunstone Tow..." Show more "A medium sized scheme with a glass fronted communal lounge looking out onto the street. Car parking facilities to the front of the building. The scheme is set in the residential area of Braunstone Town and is surrounded by older person's bungalows. It is on a main bus route and has easy access to the ring road and motorway." Show less

Main Facts

Retirement housing
52 flats, bungalows. Built in 1968. Sizes 1 bedroom.
Resident management staff, Visiting management staff (Daily contact from the Sheltered Co-ordinator) (part time) and Careline alarm service
Lift, Lounge, Laundry, Guest facilities, Garden
Access to site easy. Distances: bus stop 100 yards; shop 3000 yards; post office 0.5 mile(s); town centre 440 yards; GP 440 yards; social centre 100 yards.
Weekly Social Activities include: coffee mornings, bingo, chip day, entertainment, organised by warden manager. New residents accepted from 60 years of age.
Tenure(s): Rent (social landlord)

Info updated: 25/06/2020   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:
Consultation
Maintenance
Number / size of facilities
Practicality of the individual apartments
Privacy
Quality of the building and facilities
Quality of the facilities
Staff role and interaction
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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