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National Housing for Older People Awards 2010 EAC Housing for Older People Award - Retirement housing EAC Housing for Older People Award - Housing with care

Residents of retirement housing, sheltered housing, assisted living, extra care housing, etc, voted for their schemes through a consultation involving them in small groups as well as individually, using a deck of cards designed to stimulate discussions and help capture satisfaction ratings on design, services, and well-being.

Awards card Elderly people filling in the awards cards

by Sue Hendry, Hawthorn Mill, Connect Housing


Liz Smith
Liz Smith addresses the audience

How does the game work?

Watch a video of residents playing the card game.

Find out more about how the game works

The 2010 winners by category, with their sponsors:

A listing of all 2010 award winners, organised by award category and displaying the sponsor of the award on the left hand side.

Best scheme, any size
Housing LIN
Gold
School Court
School Court
Hednesford, Staffordshire, managed by The ExtraCare Charitable Trust
Design award - retirement housing
Nationwide
Gold
Homegate House
Homegate House
Eastbourne, East Sussex, managed by FirstPort
Silver
Lisbon Place
Lisbon Place
Newcastle-under-Lyme, Staffordshire, managed by Housing & Care 21
Bronze
MacEwen Court Retirement Housing
MacEwen Court Retirement Housing
Crown, Inverness, managed by Cairn Housing Association
Design award - housing-with-care
Nationwide
Gold
Camperdown Court
Camperdown Court
Dundee, managed by Bield Housing & Care
Silver
Broadway Gardens
Broadway Gardens
Bushbury, Wolverhampton, managed by The ExtraCare Charitable Trust
Bronze
The Meadows
The Meadows
Shirecliffe, Sheffield, managed by South Yorkshire Housing Association Ltd
Retirement housing under 30 units
Dhu Rural
Gold
Ivy Court
Ivy Court
St Helens, Merseyside, managed by Riverside
Silver
David Gresham House
David Gresham House
Oxted, Surrey, managed by Abbeyfield North Downs Society Ltd
Bronze
Colville Court
Colville Court
Teddington, Middlesex, managed by Central and Cecil
Retirement housing 30-44 units
Mainstay Residential
Gold
Markers
Markers
Uffculme, Devon, managed by Westward Housing Group
Silver
Willowdene Court
Willowdene Court
Croxteth, Liverpool, managed by Riverside
Bronze
Challen Court
Challen Court
Horsham, West Sussex, managed by Saxon Weald
Retirement housing 45-59 units
Legal & General
Gold
Chesterton Court
Chesterton Court
St Neots, Cambridgeshire, managed by Accent
Silver
Great Mead
Great Mead
Southend-on-Sea, Essex, managed by South Essex Homes
Bronze
Dryleaze House
Dryleaze House
Wotton-under-Edge, Gloucestershire, managed by Stroud District Council
Retirement housing 60 units and over
Gentoo Living
Gold
Nicholson House
Nicholson House
Southend-on-Sea, Essex, managed by South Essex Homes
Silver
Causeway Farm
Causeway Farm
Waterlooville, Hampshire, managed by Radian
Bronze
Queen Alexandra Cottage Homes
Queen Alexandra Cottage Homes
Eastbourne, East Sussex, managed by Queen Alexandra Cottage Homes
Housing-with-care under 30 units
Retirement Villages Ltd
Gold
Barton Mews
Barton Mews
Barton-under-Needwood, Staffordshire, managed by Shaw Healthcare
Silver
Greenhill Way
Greenhill Way
Shirley, Solihull, West Midlands, managed by Solihull Community Housing
Bronze
Belong Macclesfield (Maple Court)
Belong Macclesfield (Maple Court)
Macclesfield, Cheshire, managed by Belong Ltd
Housing-with-care 30-44 units
McCarthy & Stone
Gold
Jubilee Court
Jubilee Court
March, Cambridgeshire, managed by Sanctuary Extra Care
Silver
Steeple View
Steeple View
Stowmarket, Suffolk, managed by Orwell Housing Association Ltd
Bronze
Glenowen Court
Glenowen Court
Belfast, managed by Radius Housing
Housing-with-care 45-59 units
Keepmoat
Gold
Tannery Court
Tannery Court
Abergele, North Wales, managed by Retirement Security Ltd
Silver
Whiteoak Court
Whiteoak Court
Swanley, Kent, managed by West Kent Housing Association Ltd
Bronze
Rowanberries
Rowanberries
Clayton, Bradford, managed by MHA
Housing-with-care 60-99 units
Wates Living Space
Gold
Mill Rise
Mill Rise
Newcastle-under-Lyme, Staffordshire, managed by Aspire Housing Ltd
Silver
Willowmere
Willowmere
Middlewich, Cheshire, managed by Avantage Extra Care PFI
Bronze
The Grange Assisted Living
The Grange Assisted Living
Chorley, Lancashire, managed by Oakbridge Retirement Villages
Housing-with-care 100 units and over
The Outside Clinic
Gold
Brunswick Gardens Village
Brunswick Gardens Village
Woodhouse, Sheffield, managed by The ExtraCare Charitable Trust

With thanks to our funders & sponsors:

These awards were partly funded by the Department for Communities and Local Government, and by the Housing LIN of the DH Care Networks. The core sponsors were the Nationwide Building Society and Legal & General.

Department for Communities and Local Government Housing LIN of the DH Care Networks Nationwide Building Society: Mortgages, Savings, Current Accounts, Banking, Insurance, Credit Cards, Loans, Investments

Other organisations and companies contributed to the success of this first run by sponsoring prizes, supporting and advertising the awards or taking up a stand at the main event:

Dhu Rural
 

Report:

2010 Awards report cover

The illustrated Awards 2010 Report describes an original method of collecting the views of a large number of residents on their well-being in all forms of retirement housing.

Download the report here

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