Housing 21 is a leading, not for profit provider of Retirement Housing and Extra Care for older people of modest means. We operate in nearly 200 local authority areas, managing around 20,000 Retirement and Extra Care Living properties and providing over 42,000 hours of social care each week.
Private and self-contained, our retirement apartments are designed to allow you to live independently within a community setting. Pets are more than welcome too! A key element of our service is the on-site Court Manager who is there to ensure day to day life at the court runs smoothly. They are also there to help by organising any necessary repair work with tradespeople, allowing you to spend more time doing things that you enjoy.
Care work at Housing 21 is extremely rewarding and provides opportunities to develop through a person-centred organisation. We are committed to ensuring all Care Workers are paid at least 10% above the National Living Wage and offered guaranteed hours.
Housing 21 is a leading, not for profit provider of Retirement Housing and Extra Care for older people of modest means. We support independence and choice for older people through providing quality housing, care and support to meet the needs of a growing population of older people in almost 200 local authority areas across England.
New Extra Care development is named after vaccine inventor
Progress has now been made on the name of the extra care scheme in Lyde Green, which is set to be called ‘Edward Jenner Court’ after developers took inspiration from Edward Jenner who invented the small pox vaccine in the 1700s.
New Extra Care development reduces isolation during lockdown
Jane Edwards, Housing and Care Manager, has been supporting those awaiting their move to Extra Care development Box Tree Court, by circulating quizzes and competitions and ensuring social care assessments are done safely using video technology.
Birmingham’s first co-housing projects underway
Birmingham City Council, in partnership with Housing 21, a leading not-for-profit provider of housing and care for older people of modest means, has identified land in Lozells and Saltley to provide the city’s first co-housing projects for older people.
We’re proud of our role in providing older people of modest means with good quality housing and care. Our award wins and shortlistings show that others believe we are doing a great job too!