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


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.


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,
Please state name, age, address and telephone number

or by email to Alternatively, the Clerk/Administrator can be contacted on 07939 074558

The Sheffield Firth Almshouses

Our self contained, unfurnished one bedroom apartments and bungalows are suitable for both couples and single people. We are on a bus route and close to some local shops. We have a Resident Warden. There are communal facilities on the site including a laundry and guest room. We aim to create a happy community with lovely modern homes within a peaceful landscaped environment. A pendant alarm service is provided without charge. One affordable monthly charge. No deposit.

You must be retired and over 60 years, and have good mobility and be able to live independently. Our eligibility requirements include either a financial or social need.

Contact Details
Enquirers welcome. Phone 0114 2301252 or write c/o Resident Warden 1 Firth Homes, Nethergreen Road, Sheffield S11 7EG or email:

Dr Smarts Trust, Scarborough, North Yorkshire

Unfurnished self-contained 1 bedroom first floor flat, the contribution is £740 per month which includes heating, lighting, lunchtime two course meal, other provisions to make your own snacks, cleaning, maintenance and parking space. There are beautiful communal gardens that are looked after by our resident gardener, so you can relax and enjoy your retirement.

People aged over 55 capable of independent living

Contact Details
Please call the housekeeper on 01723 361949 between
9am and 1pm

Sir William Turner’s Hospital – Kirkleatham, Redcar, Cleveland

Ground floor unfurnished apartment with private entrance, living room, kitchen, bedroom and wet room. Situated within a Grade I listed building in the picturesque village of Kirkleatham. Communal gardens, laundry, common room, Chapel and grounds. Warden service provided

Must be over 60 years of age and able to live independently. Singles and couples considered, but must have an identifiable need which may be financial, medical or social. All applicants individually assessed.
No pets allowed.

Contact Details
The Manager, Sir William Turner’s Hospital,1 Sir William Turner’s Court, Kirkleatham, Redcar, TS10 4QT
Tel: 01642 482828 , Email:

Aberford Almshouses Trust – Leeds, West Yorkshire

Self-contained unfurnished flat, designed for independent living, in private grounds.

  • A guest flat is available for resident’s visitors
  • Laundry room
  • Communal lounge and communal gardens.
  • Limited parking available.
  • No pets.

Applicants must be retired persons from the surrounding area.

Contact Details
Michael Oakes, Clerk to the Trustees, Parlington House, Beech View, Aberford, West Yorkshire, LS25 3BX Email: