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Hawthorn Mill

Cobden Road, opposite Blackpool Place, Lower Wortley, Leeds, LS12 5HQ. Retirement housing

Connect Housing Association Ltd

Managed by: Connect Housing Association Ltd

Email your enquiry or 0300 5000 600


Manager's description

“Hawthorn Mill Code of Practice

Hawthorn Mill staff will:
· ­ Be impartial and sensitive at all times.
· ­ Act with honesty and integrity.
· ­ Offer equal opportunities to all tenants, there will
be no discrimination because of race, gender,
disability, religion, age or sexual orientation.
· ­ Keep information and knowledge of tenants
confidential at all times.
· ­ Promote tenants independence and well-being.
· ­ Endeavour to work effectively with other services,
for the good of the tenants.
· ­ Maintain high standards of the scheme in general.
· ­ Promote Hawthorn Mill in the local community, and
its aims.
· ­ Be flexible, ready to listen and never have a
timetable that is written in stone!
· ­ Be aware of the importance of training needs and
of self-development.

Hawthorn Mill won the Gold Award in the Best Retirement Housing 30 - 45 units category in the National Housing for Older People Awards 2011”

Main facts

  • Retirement housing
  • 33 flats. Built in 1992. Sizes studio, 1 bedroom, 2 bedroom. Includes mobility and wheelchair standard properties
  • Resident management staff, Visiting management staff (Two part-time non resident scheme managers), Non-resident management staff (part time) and Careline alarm service
  • Lift, lounge, laundry, guest facilities, garden, hobby room, hairdressing salon, library
  • Whole site accessible by wheelchair. Access to site fairly easy. Distances: bus stop 300 yards; shop 100 yards; post office 300 yards; town centre 3 mile(s); GP 300 yards; social centre 1 mile(s)
  • Regular Social Activities include: bingo, coffee mornings, games eveings, keep fit, quiz night, wii, film shows, group meeting, sales, social evening, trips, lunches, and gardening, organised by tenants and staff. New residents accepted from 55 years of age
  • Tenure(s): Rent (social landlord)

Info updated: 09/05/2016. 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:

  • Activities and outings
  • Community spirit
  • Consultation
  • Lifestyle
  • Link with community at large
  • Number / size of facilities
  • Overall ratings
  • Practicality of the individual apartments
  • Privacy
  • Quality of design
  • Quality of the facilities
  • Quality of the garden
  • Quality of the individual apartments
  • Space standards of individual apartments

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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

  • It is the most wonderful place to live very peaceful and relaxing, but with lots of activities if you wish to join in. Made by a staff member in 2017

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National Housing for Older People Awards

Winner EAC Housing for Older People Awards - Retirement housing 2015
Bronze award winner in the EAC Housing for Older People Awards 2015.
Category: Retirement housing, Retirement housing 30-33 units.
Winner EAC Housing for Older People Awards - Retirement housing 2013Winner EAC Housing for Older People Awards - Housing with Care 2013
Highly commended in the EAC Housing for Older People Awards 2013.
Category: Retirement housing and Housing-with-care, 30-44 units.
Winner EAC Housing for Older People Awards - Retirement housing 2011
Gold award winner in the EAC Housing for Older People Awards 2011.
Category: Retirement housing, Retirement housing 30-44 units.
Sponsor: McCarthy & Stone Retirement Lifestyles.

Location

Cobden Road, opposite Blackpool Place, Lower Wortley, Leeds, LS12 5HQ

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