Collard House

Enhanced sheltered housing
Russett Road, Canterbury, Kent, CT1 1RW
Russett Road, Canterbury, Kent, CT1 1RW

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Manager's Description

"East Kent Housing is owned by Dover, Canterbury, Shepway and Thanet Councils. It is responsible for managing the 4 Council's housing services. Canterbury City Council still owns the properties and is ..." Show more "East Kent Housing is owned by Dover, Canterbury, Shepway and Thanet Councils. It is responsible for managing the 4 Council's housing services. Canterbury City Council still owns the properties and is responsible for managing the housing waiting list and deciding who gets a council home. To apply for housing please contact the Council on 01227 862 518 or email housingadvice@canterbury.gov.uk." Show less

Main Facts

Enhanced sheltered housing
40 flats, bungalows. Built in 1989. Sizes 1 bedroom, 2 bedroom.
Sheltered Plus scheme with Visiting management staff (support staff work on-site 24/7, sleep-over at night), Non-resident management staff and Careline alarm service
Lift, Lounge, Dining room, Laundry, Guest facilities, Garden, Hairdressing salon, Library, kitchen, 2 bathrooms
Whole site accessible by wheelchair. Access to site fairly easy, but less so for less mobile people. Distances: bus stop 0.25 mile(s); shop 0.25 mile(s); post office 0.5 mile(s); town centre 1.25 mile(s); GP 1.5 mile(s); social centre 50 yards.
Regular Social Activities include: coffee morning am and pm daily, bingo twice a week, film night and fish & chip supper weekly., organised by scheme manager and staff.. New residents accepted from 60 years of age.
Tenure(s): Rent (social landlord)

Info updated: 15/04/2010   Update info

Availability

Check with Canterbury City Council - none notified to EAC - Advertise vacancies / sales.

Residents' views

Not available - The residents have not taken part in the EAC National Housing for Older People Awards, or used the EAC Residents Consultation Service (RCS).
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