Currie Court

Retirement housing
Glasgow Street, Ardrossan, Strathclyde, KA22 8ET
Glasgow Street, Ardrossan, Strathclyde, KA22 8ET

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Manager's Description

"This scheme, refurbished in 2013 now has 13 two-apartment, supported-living houses are accommodated in a residential unit, which has a base for staff who will be on-site 24-hours-a-day, 365-days-a-yea..." Show more "This scheme, refurbished in 2013 now has 13 two-apartment, supported-living houses are accommodated in a residential unit, which has a base for staff who will be on-site 24-hours-a-day, 365-days-a-year to assist residents with their needs." Show less

Main Facts

Retirement housing
24 flats. Built in 1981 and renovated in 2013. Sizes 1 bedroom.
on-site care staff (24 hours / 7 days), Visiting management staff (visiting staff), Non-resident management staff and Careline alarm service
Lift, Lounge, Laundry, Guest facilities, Garden
Access to site easy, but less so for less mobile people. Distances: bus stop 100 yards; shop 100 yards; post office 100 yards; town centre 100 yards; GP 0.75 mile(s).
Regular social activities include: Bingo, organised by residents. Meal(s) available (lunch 5 days a week). New residents accepted from 60 years of age. Both cats & dogs generally accepted.
Tenure(s): Rent (social landlord)

Info updated: 03/06/2015   Update info

Availability

Check with North Ayrshire Council - 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:
Activities and outings
Community spirit
Convenience of the location
Lifestyle
Number / size of facilities
Overall ratings
Practicality of the individual apartments
Privacy
Quality of design
Quality of the building and facilities
Quality of the facilities
Quality of the individual apartments
Space standards of individual apartments
National Housing for Older People Awards
National bronze award winner
in the EAC Housing for Older People Awards 2014.
Category: Housing-with-care 45-59 units.
Sponsor: Dept. for Communities and Local Government.
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