Welwyn Court

Retirement housing
71 Jaunty Lane, Gleadless, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S12 3DL
71 Jaunty Lane, Gleadless, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S12 3DL

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Manager's Description

"Residents benefit from quality housing, security, peace of mind, independence, support plans, as well as company when needed, and help in an emergency."

Main Facts

Retirement housing
35 flats. Built in 1973 and renovated in 2009. Sizes studio, 1 bedroom, 3 bedroom.
Visiting management staff (from main office), Non-resident management staff and Careline alarm service
Lift, Lounge, Laundry, Guest facilities, Garden, Hobby room, Activities room, Library, kitchen
Whole site accessible by wheelchair. Access to site easy, but less so for less mobile people. Distances: bus stop 20 yards; shop 200 yards; post office 1 mile(s); town centre 5 mile(s); GP 200 yards.
Regular Social Activities include: coffee mornings, lunch clubs, parties for all occasions, and bingo, organised by tenants, facilitated by the warden. New residents accepted from 60 years of age.
Tenure(s): Rent (social landlord)

Info updated: 10/10/2011   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:
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