Preston Homes Trust – Newport, Shropshire

Accommodation

Preston Trust Homes is located in Newport, Shropshire and has two a rare vacancies for a person or couple seeking an apartment. The apartments available are on the ground floor and the first floor in a modern building. The apartments provide a quiet, safe and comfortable environment. There is a lift giving access to first floor apartments.

Apartments  are unfurnished and comprise of an entrance hall, lounge, bedroom, kitchen with cooker and bathroom with walk-in shower. Other facilities include a door entry system, lifeline, fire detection equipment, telephone, television points and car parking space. The complex is for independent living and includes a communal lounge, kitchen, laundry, landscaped gardens and visitors’ parking and is managed by a part-time Manager.

Criteria

Applicants must be over 60 years of age. Capable of independent living, having links with Shropshire.

Contact

Enquiries the Manager John Roberts on 01952 282050, Mobile: 07903 652416 Email: info@prestontrusthomes.org.uk


Grantham Almshouses – Grimsby, North Lincolnshire

Accommodation

Comprising of a one bedroom bungalow with gas fired central heating, double-glazing, lounge, bedroom, wet room, kitchen, outside storage space and gardens at rear.

Criteria

  • Couple or single person over 55
  • suitable for those on low income
  • Live within North East, Lincolnshire
  • No pets
  • No existing property owners

Contact Details

Please send stamped addressed envelope for an application form.

To be returned by 30th January 2020

Mrs K Oliver Secretary

Newchase Court Business Centre, Newchase Court, Armstrong Street, Grimsby, North Easet Lincolnshire, DN31 1XD

Tel: 01472 268890


Old Windsor United Charities – Old Windsor, Berkshire

Accommodation

The Old Windsor United Charities administers The Penny Royal Almshouses; these are situated in a quiet rural location, but are only a short walk into the village. The aim is to provide convenient and comfortable accommodation in a setting which allows residents to live as independently as possible. The vacant almshouse is an unfurnished one-bedroom bungalow, with a separate sitting room, kitchen and bathroom. There is also a communal garden.

Criteria

  • persons must be of limited means
  • Elderly
  • Of good character
  • To live in the Parish of Windsor
  • Preference will be given to the applicant who has resided longest in the Parish.

Contact Details

Clerk to the Trustees

Penny Royal Almshouses, 36A Crimp Hill Road, Old Windsor, Berkshire, SL4 2QY

Email: clerk.owuc@gmail.com

Tel: 07444486794.


Barton & Royle Homes – Turvey, Bedfordshire

Accommodation

1 bedroomed bungalow

Criteria

  • Older, single people or couples who are capable of independent living
  • Can demonstrate a social or financial need
  • Residing either in the Parish of Turvey or the Borough of Bedford, or can demonstrate an association with one of these areas.

Contact Details

Sue Newman – Clerk to Trustees
snewman2109@virginmedia.com
07846 879444


Pathways Housing – Ealing, London

Accommodation

1 bed ground floor flat.

Criteria

Must be

  • 50 years plus
  • Lived in the Greenwich borough for 2 years prior to application

Contact Details

Please contact Razwana Iqbal on 020 8579 7411


Pathways Housing – Ealing, London

Accommodation

1 Bed flat available. Third floor flat.

Criteria

Must be

  • 50 plus or over
  • Lived in the Greenwich borough for 2 years prior to application

Contact Details

Please contact Razwana Iqbal on 020 857 97411


Hind Sisters Homes Charity Almshouses, Cropston, Leicestershire

Accommodation

Ground floor accommodation available in Cropston, Leicestershire . Individual self contained cottages with lounge, kitchen and bedroom with ensuite bathroom.

Criteria

  • Ladies, single or widowed.
  • 60 years of age.
  • Members of Church of England.

Contact

Information and application forms may be obtained from the Clerk to Hind Sisters Homes Charity.

Mrs S Garvey, 44 High Street, Market Harborborough, Leicestershire, LE16 7AH

Tel: 01858 463322

Email: sandragarvey@wartnabyhefford.co.uk


The Charity of Mabel Shickle – Tudor House, Winchcombe

Accommodation

The Charity of Mabel Shickle, have a first floor flat at Tudor House, Winchcombe, Gloucestershire, available from November 2019.

Criteria

  • Single person
  • married couple

Contact

For further details please contact in writing to:

Martin Pod

14 Stancombe View, Winchcombe. G154 5LF


Reading Almshouse Charity

Accommodation

Reading Almshouse Charity owns 3 properties in Reading, each comprising accommodation for single people or couples. The charity currently has vacancies at its newly acquired property in Lower Earley, Reading. The building is being refurbished and when complete will provide 36 units, mostly one bedroom flats and several studios, plus a laundry, communal lounge and office for the manager. There is also an extensive communal garden. The accommodation is becoming available in phases from October 2019 to January 2020. We are unable to accommodate pets.

Criteria

In order to qualify applicants must:

  • be able to live independently
  • be in need, for example harassment, overcrowding, medical needs, social need, financial
  • have resided within 20 miles of St. Mary’s Church, St. Mary’s Butts, Reading for not less than three years at some stage during their lifetime before the time of appointment
  • be of good character

Contact details

Sheila Barnes, Senior Site Manager

Email: sheila@pentonhouse.org.uk  

Tel: 0118 9314631


St Mary Magdalen’s & St John’s Hospital – Ripon, North Yorkshire

Accommodation

The above mentioned Charity has 16 single-storey dwellings for independent living within the City of Ripon, 15 of which are single occupancy and one double occupancy. All properties have a small section of garden specific to each as well as communal space offering an area to sit and enjoy. All are within walking distance of the centre where a number of shops and amenities can be found.

Criteria

The Trust gives preference to persons in need aged 50 and over who have lived in Ripon or the surrounding district for at least five years, but is also prepared to consider other applicants.

Contact Details

Expressions of interest concerning current vacancies or to be added to our waiting list should be made in writing to:
Clerk/Administrator to the Trustees,
c/o Ripon Cathedral Office,
Liberty Courthouse,
Minster Road,
Ripon,
HG4 1QS
Please state name, age, address and telephone number

or by email to chapelsandhospitals@riponcathedral.org.uk. Alternatively, the Clerk/Administrator can be contacted on 07939 074558