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Apprentice Court

2 Caversham Drive, Harpurhey, Manchester, M9 4JH. Retirement housing

Northwards Housing

Managed by: Northwards Housing

Email your enquiry or 0161 720 5802
or 03000 123 123

Main facts

  • Retirement housing
  • 30 flats. Built in 1977. Sizes 1 bedroom
  • Non-resident management staff and Careline alarm service
  • lift, lounge, laundry, guest facilities, garden
  • Whole site accessible by wheelchair. Access to site easy. Distances: bus stop 200 yards; shop 500 yards; post office 500 yards; town centre 500 yards; GP 750 yards; social centre 600 yards
  • Regular Social Activities include: Coffee mornings, lunch club, exercise sessions, bingo, afternoon tea, and chippy lunch, organised by Scheme Manager and/or residents. Some meals available (lunch club Monday to Friday). New residents accepted from 60 years of age
  • Tenure(s): Rent (social landlord)

Info updated: 05/10/2015. 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:

  • Convenience of the location
  • Number / size of facilities
  • Practicality of the individual apartments

Comments about Apprentice Court

I love living here, I feel very safe and the the people are very friendly and we also have help on hand if we need it. 12/07/2017patricia ann (currently lives here)reply

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Comments made in nominations for the EAC National Housing for Older People AwardsEAC Housing for Older People Award - Retirement housingEAC Housing for Older People Award - Housing with care

  • All local amenities on doorstep. I feel secure here. Help and advice are available if needed via our scheme manager. Made by a resident in 2017

  • I love my home and my neighbours and am never lonely. We have a really good scheme manager who finds nothing too much trouble. I would never want to move. Made by a resident in 2017

  • I value my independence in my flat. I also respect my other residents. Being happy with my scheme manager input is also important. Made by a resident in 2017

  • I love living here. It is safe and secure. Everyone that lives here is very friendly and the scheme manager, Carol, is very friendly and very helpful. Made by a resident in 2017

  • Nice friendly place and near to shops. Made by a resident in 2017

  • Security is great and fantastic scheme manager. Also handy for all the shops and market. Made by a resident in 2017

  • Very friendly people, good atmosphere, good events and a good approachable manager. Made by a resident in 2017

  • Safe and able to get help if needed. Friendly people. Made by a resident in 2017

  • Neighbours are friendly; near to shops and buses; scheme manager is lovely – always helpful and a fantastic event organiser. Made by a resident in 2017

  • It feels safe and all the shops are nearby. Also the scheme manager is very helpful and cheerful. Made by a resident in 2017

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