Highwood Court

Retirement housing
George Elliott Close, Balance Hill, Uttoxeter, Staffordshire, ST14 8SL
George Elliott Close, Balance Hill, Uttoxeter, Staffordshire, ST14 8SL

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Main Facts

Retirement housing
38 flats. Renovated in 2008. Sizes 1 bedroom.
Non-resident management staff and Careline alarm service
Lift, Stair lift(s), Lounge, Dining room, Laundry, Guest facilities, Garden, Conservatory, Activities room, Hairdressing salon, Assisted bathing facility, kitchen
Whole site accessible by wheelchair. Access to site fairly easy, but less so for less mobile people. Distances: bus stop 300 yards; shop 300 yards; post office 1 mile(s); town centre 1 mile(s); GP 1 mile(s); social centre 10 yards.
Frequent social activities include: Bingo, coffee mornings, lunch clubs, I.T. club, and scheme trips, organised by scheme manager. Meal(s) available. New residents accepted from 55 years of age.
Tenure(s): Rent (social landlord)

Info updated: 27/02/2017   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:
Meals
Number / size of facilities
Quality of the building and facilities
Quality of the facilities
Quality of the garden
Staff role and interaction
Memberships
ERoSH: The organisation that manages this scheme is a member of ERoSH, the national consortium for sheltered and retirement housing.
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