Alexandra Place

Extra care housing
South Lake Crescent, Woodley, Reading, Berkshire, RG5 3QW
South Lake Crescent, Woodley, Reading, Berkshire, RG5 3QW

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Manager's Description

"Alexandra Place can be contacted directly on 0118 969 1544 for further details of this scheme or to arrange a visit. We hold a monthly show-round on the final Friday of the month from 2pm for prospect..." Show more "Alexandra Place can be contacted directly on 0118 969 1544 for further details of this scheme or to arrange a visit. We hold a monthly show-round on the final Friday of the month from 2pm for prospective new tenants or owners. Please phone to book a place. Please note: you will need to complete the application forms from Wokingham Borough Council Housing Needs to be considered for any vacancies at this property." Show less

Main Facts

Extra care housing
64 flats. Built in 2011. Sizes 1 bedroom, 2 bedroom.
Extra Care scheme with on-site care staff, Non-resident management staff and Careline alarm service
Lift, Lounge, Restaurant open to the public, Laundry, Guest facilities, Garden, Cafe, Hairdressing salon, Assisted bathing facility
Whole site accessible by wheelchair. Access to site easy. Distances: bus stop 150 yards; shop 200 yards; post office 0.5 mile(s); town centre 1 mile(s); GP 250 yards; social centre 50 yards.
social activities include: Wii fit, pool competitions, art classes, alternative therapies, Bingo, quiz nights, film nights, coffee morning and entertainers, organised by residents and scheme manager. Meal(s) available (all meals). New residents accepted from 55 years of age. Both cats & dogs generally accepted.
Tenure(s): Rent (social landlord) and Shared Ownership
Care provider: Optalis Extra Care Berkshire

Info updated: 09/04/2014   Update info

Availability

Check with Central and Cecil Housing Trust - none notified to EAC - Advertise vacancies / sales.

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:
Number / size of facilities
Privacy
Quality of design
Quality of the garden
Quality of the individual apartments
National Housing for Older People Awards
National bronze award winner
in the EAC Housing for Older People Awards 2012.
Category: Housing-with-care 60-99 units.
Sponsor: My Care My Home.
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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