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National Housing for Older People Awards 2011 EAC Housing for Older People Award - Retirement housing EAC Housing for Older People Award - Housing with care

The 34 finalists for the 12 categories of the 2011 Awards (December 2010)

This year’s awards have attracted 65% more entries than last year! 857 groups of residents, over 3500 residents, have taken part in this year’s nomination game and returned their completed score sheets to EAC.

34 finalist schemes have been selected from the 402 schemes nominated by a total of 3517 residents. On 3rd February 2011, at Ascot Racecourse, all finalists became winners of a bronze, silver or gold award, the latter accompanied by a cheque for £250.

For a free electronic copy of a photograph (high res jpg format) please email housingawards@eac.org.uk  


This year's sponsors and supporters are:
  • Nationwide and Legal & General
  • Housing LIN
and
  • Barton Willmore
  • Bridge Group
  • ERoSH
  • ExtraCare Charitable Trust
  • Housing 21
  • Joseph Rowntree Foundation
  • Keepmoat
  • McCarthy & Stone Retirement Lifestyle
  • Peverel Retirement
  • Retirement Homesearch
  • Wates Living Space
The Awards and the nomination process were originally developed thanks to the support of the Department for Communities and Local Government

 

How does the game work?

Watch a video of residents playing the card game.

Find out more about how the game works

The 2011 winners by category, with their sponsors:

A listing of all 2011 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
Waverley Gardens
Waverley Gardens
Bishopsworth, Bristol, managed by Brunelcare
Best Rural Retirement Housing Scheme
The Joseph Rowntree Foundation
Gold
Ridgway
Ridgway
Wellington, Shropshire, managed by Wrekin Housing Trust
Silver
Sycamore Hall
Sycamore Hall
Bainbridge, North Yorkshire, managed by Housing & Care 21
Bronze
Meadow Place
Meadow Place
Moffat, Dumfriesshire, managed by Dumfries & Galloway Housing Partnership
Digital Inclusion in Retirement
Housing 21
Gold
Gresley Road
Gresley Road
Doncaster, South Yorkshire, managed by Sanctuary Housing
Silver
Bethany House & Danbury Close
Bethany House & Danbury Close
Romford, Essex, managed by Riverside
Bronze
Tudor Rose Court
Tudor Rose Court
Islington, London, managed by Hanover
Retirement housing under 30 units
Retirement Homesearch Ltd
Gold
Colville Court
Colville Court
Teddington, Middlesex, managed by Central and Cecil
Silver
Abbeyfield House
Abbeyfield House
Downpatrick, County Down, managed by Abbeyfield & Wesley Society
Bronze
Abbeyfield House
Abbeyfield House
Keynsham, Bristol, managed by Abbeyfield Bristol & Keynsham Society
Retirement housing 30-44 units
McCarthy & Stone Retirement Lifestyles
Gold
Hawthorn Mill
Hawthorn Mill
Lower Wortley, Leeds, managed by Connect Housing Association Ltd
Silver
Lisbon Place
Lisbon Place
Newcastle-under-Lyme, Staffordshire, managed by Housing & Care 21
Bronze
Ormerod Court
Ormerod Court
Bebington, Wirral, Merseyside, managed by Riverside
Retirement housing 45-59 units
Peverel Retirement
Gold
Great Mead
Great Mead
Southend-on-Sea, Essex, managed by South Essex Homes
Silver
Newton Croft
Newton Croft
Woodhouse, Sheffield, managed by Sheffield City Council
Bronze
Avonlea Court
Avonlea Court
Longwell Green, Bristol, managed by Freemont Property Managers
Retirement housing 60 units and over
Keepmoat
Gold
Farningham House & Denmead Court
Farningham House & Denmead Court
Bracknell, Berkshire, managed by Bracknell Forest Homes
Silver
Coates Lodge
Coates Lodge
Chelmsford, Essex, managed by CHP
Bronze
Lochbrae Court
Lochbrae Court
Rutherglen, South Lanarkshire, managed by Cairn Housing Association
Housing-with-care under 30 units
The ExtraCare Charitable Trust
Gold
Five Fields Court
Five Fields Court
Colchester, Essex, managed by Genesis Housing Association
Silver
Brookhill House
Brookhill House
Coleraine, Londonderry, managed by Apex Housing Association
Bronze
Barton Mews
Barton Mews
Barton-under-Needwood, Staffordshire, managed by Shaw Healthcare
Housing-with-care 30-44 units
Barton Willmore
Gold
School Court
School Court
Hednesford, Staffordshire, managed by The ExtraCare Charitable Trust
Silver
Brunel Court
Brunel Court
Wombourne, Wolverhampton, managed by The ExtraCare Charitable Trust
Bronze
Station View
Station View
Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria, managed by Accent
Housing-with-care 45-59 units
McCarthy & Stone Retirement Lifestyles
Gold
Princethorpe Court
Princethorpe Court
Binley, Coventry, managed by The ExtraCare Charitable Trust
Silver
Oakwood Lodge
Oakwood Lodge
Willenhall, West Midlands, managed by Midland Heart
Bronze
Broadway Gardens
Broadway Gardens
Bushbury, Wolverhampton, managed by The ExtraCare Charitable Trust
Housing-with-care 60-99 units
Wates Living Space
Gold
Boughton Hall
Boughton Hall
Chester, managed by Enterprise Retirement Living
Silver
Briar Croft
Briar Croft
Stratford-upon-Avon, managed by Orbit Heart of England Housing Association
Bronze
The Pines
The Pines
Slough, Berkshire, managed by Hanover
Housing-with-care 100 units and over
Keepmoat
Gold
Polish Housing Society Ltd
Polish Housing Society Ltd
Pwllheli, Gwynedd, managed by Polish Housing Society
Silver
Beechmere
Beechmere
Crewe, Cheshire, managed by Avantage Extra Care PFI
Bronze
Berryhill Village
Berryhill Village
Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, managed by Midland Heart

Housing Providers - Bespoke Reports

The success of this year’s awards and the feedback we have received confirm the value of this form of consultation.Elderly people completing the awards questionnare 

From February 2011, Housing Providers are able to order a bespoke Provider's Report on their residents’ views collected via the nomination process.

The reports also offer providers and managers helpful information about how their housing schemes and associated services stand in comparison with regional and national ratings – all as perceived by the residents.

Download a Sample Provider's Report

These reports are also available for consultations carried out outside the Housing Awards nomination process. Read more about this new Resident Consultation Service

For more information, call 020 7820 1682 or email alex.billeter@eac.org.uk


With thanks to our main sponsors

Housing LIN of the DH Care Networks

Category sponsors and supporters

Barton Willmore Erosh The ExtraCare Charitable Trust Housing 21 Joseph Rowntree Foundation
Keepmoat McCarthy & Stone Retirement Lifestyles Peverel Retirement Retirement Homesearch
Wates living space

Awards originally developed with the support of

Department for Communities and Local Government
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