Yates Court

Extra care housing
95-97 High Street, Evesham, Worcestershire, WR11 4DN
95-97 High Street, Evesham, Worcestershire, WR11 4DN

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Manager's Description

"Yates Court is a unique ExtraCare housing scheme in Worcestershire. It's the first of it's kind in the area, and is set in the pretty riverside town of Evesham. The scheme is perfectly situated on the..." Show more "Yates Court is a unique ExtraCare housing scheme in Worcestershire. It's the first of it's kind in the area, and is set in the pretty riverside town of Evesham. The scheme is perfectly situated on the town centre's High Street. It's just a minute's walk from many shopping and social facilities, which include the library, post office, supermarket, bus stop and train station.

The surrounding areas provide riverside walks, garden centres and farm shops, Cotswold villages to visit, country pubs and much more. The Manager at Yates Court can be contacted on tel 01386 40006" Show less

Main Facts

Extra care housing
95 flats. Built in 1998 and renovated in 2014. Sizes 1 bedroom, 2 bedroom.
Extra Care scheme with on-site care staff (24 hours / 7 days), Non-resident management staff (24 hours, 7 days) and Careline alarm service
Lift, Lounge, Dining room, Laundry, Guest facilities, Garden, Community centre, Activities room, Shop, Hairdressing salon, Bar/pub, Library, Assisted bathing facility, Library has computer facilities
Whole site accessible by wheelchair. Access to site easy. Distances: bus stop 75 yards; shop 60 yards; post office 75 yards; town centre 75 yards; GP 0.5 mile(s); social centre 5 yards.
Regular social activities include: Social Club and Day Centre, organised by staff within the scheme. Meal(s) available (lunch for those unable to cook for themselves). New residents accepted from 55 years of age. Both cats & dogs generally accepted, but not to be replaced (with agreement of the manager).
Tenure(s): Rent (social landlord) and Shared Ownership and Leasehold
Care provider: ExtraCare Charitable Trust

Info updated: 23/07/2020   Update info

Availability

Check with The ExtraCare Charitable 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:
Care services
Convenience of the location
Lifestyle
Link with community at large

Comments made in nominations for the EAC National Housing for Older People Awards

"I have always got company, activities, day trips. Meals - t saves me cooking, and not burning them. It is brilliant. My best move yet. I'm happy here."
Made by a resident in 2017

"It's safe, no gardening."
Made by a resident in 2017

"I have lived here now 4 years, and it is the best move I've made. There is no need to be bored. Always something to do: day trips, activities, morning..." Show more
"I have lived here now 4 years, and it is the best move I've made. There is no need to be bored. Always something to do: day trips, activities, morning & afternoon and night. Going to the Pitchers in lounge Tuesdays. Going to our gym. Brilliant. And if you have health problems, they are there for you, just press a button." Show less

Made by a resident in 2017

"Very helpful; like the location. the food is very good and the staff are friendly."
Made by a resident in 2017

"I am in my 13th year of working at Yates Court and I enjoy it so much. I wouldn't work anywhere else. There is a lovely warm atmosphere in the buildin..." Show more
"I am in my 13th year of working at Yates Court and I enjoy it so much. I wouldn't work anywhere else. There is a lovely warm atmosphere in the building amongst staff and residents, and a warm welcome is given to all visitors." Show less

Made by a staff member in 2017

"Friendly, good company. Flat with good view over staff car park, garage opposite. My brother in law, my daughters and friends"
Made by a resident in 2017

"Good living, good people."
Made by a resident in 2017

"Good living, good people."
Made by a resident in 2017

"My son wanted a reputable place to look after me. It's clean & staff are wonderful."
Made by a resident in 2017

"My carers very helpful, kind & fulfill their duties admirably. Food excellent, menu extensive. Office staff very good, sort problems promptly. Love li..." Show more
"My carers very helpful, kind & fulfill their duties admirably. Food excellent, menu extensive. Office staff very good, sort problems promptly. Love living here. Residents all friendly." Show less

Made by a resident in 2017

"Well organised. Carers very caring, polite and regular in their duties. Fantastic daily menus. Other staff very warm & concerned, always checking prob..." Show more
"Well organised. Carers very caring, polite and regular in their duties. Fantastic daily menus. Other staff very warm & concerned, always checking problems. Residents all happy." Show less

Made by a resident in 2017

"I like the area and the facilities that are available in here."
Made by a resident in 2017

"Because it's great. Staff are very good."
Made by a resident in 2017

"Very happy here. Great staff. In town for shops."
Made by a resident in 2017

"The staff are friendly and helpful; they take time to chat with me."
Made by a resident in 2017

"I have lived at Yates Court for 7 years and find it compact in all directions. Good friendly staff and easy access to shops and banks."
Made by a resident in 2017

"It really is an exceptional place to live. We are well looked after & very comfortable. Good entertainment."
Made by a resident in 2017

"Because it is such a beautiful place to live in."
Made by a resident in 2017

"Good company & lovely staff."
Made by a resident in 2017

"Everyone has been so kind to me since I moved here is March 2016."
Made by a resident in 2017

"I love my flat and all staff, neighbours and all activities."
Made by a resident in 2017

"My husband & I love it here because it is so friendly."
Made by a resident in 2017

"We have everything we need here."
Made by a resident in 2017

"Staff all very helpful & friendly. A very comfortable flat, private flat. We have entertainment each day and also a restaurant with a good variety of ..." Show more
"Staff all very helpful & friendly. A very comfortable flat, private flat. We have entertainment each day and also a restaurant with a good variety of meals." Show less

Made by a resident in 2017

"Convenient to town centre. Very friendly & helpful staff."
Made by a resident in 2017

"Wonderful staff, both carers and administration. Activity staff absolutely tops - plenty of varied entertainment - music, games (mental and physical) ..." Show more
"Wonderful staff, both carers and administration. Activity staff absolutely tops - plenty of varied entertainment - music, games (mental and physical) and inspiring outings. 2 chefs, new chef introduced new foods to suit every pallet - 5 STAR. YC my Palace. " Show less

Made by a resident in 2017

"It is a friendly and fun environment to be in and everyone loves being here."
Made by a staff member in 2017

"It is the most amazing place to work. I have been working at yates for the last 14 years and I have had a wonderful time. Residents and staff are one ..." Show more
"It is the most amazing place to work. I have been working at yates for the last 14 years and I have had a wonderful time. Residents and staff are one big happy family here. here's to the next 14 years…" Show less

Made by a staff member in 2017

"All staff are very helpful and considerate. They do their very best to keep residents are happy and content. There are activities on Monday to Friday ..." Show more
"All staff are very helpful and considerate. They do their very best to keep residents are happy and content. There are activities on Monday to Friday every week. Senior staff lead by example." Show less

Made by a resident in 2017

"Working at Yates Court is a delight. The staff are so friendly and helpful and the residents are always on the go and happy."
Made by a staff member in 2017

"It is a very friendly place. There is always someone around to chat to whether that's a staff member or a resident or even a family member."
Made by a staff member in 2017
National Housing for Older People Awards
National commended award winner
in the EAC Housing for Older People Awards 2017.
Category: Housing-with-care 59 units and over.
Sponsor: .
National gold award winner
in the EAC Housing for Older People Awards 2014.
Category: Housing-with-care 60-99 units.
Sponsor: ARCO.
Memberships
ARCO: The manager of this facility is a member of Associated Retirement Community Operators (ARCO), the main body representing the retirement community sector the UK.
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