New Extra Care development in Filey is named
Progress on a new Extra Care Living development in Filey is pushing forwards after receiving the green light from government. The new Housing 21 development for people over the age of 55 is under construction on Filey Fields Farm off Scarborough Road.
Show home opens at new Yatton Extra Care development
Staff at Strawberry Gardens, a new Housing 21 Extra Care development on Moorhen Road, off Arnold’s Way, has celebrated the official opening of its show home.
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.
Housing 21 Downgrade
Housing 21, a leading housing association for older people of modest means, has been downgraded from a G1 to a G2 rating by the Regulator of Social Housing. The Governance downgrade is due to issues involving rent setting processes and controls.
From the Front Line to the Front Page
One of Housing 21's very own Care Workers stars in the July/August issue of the Boots Health and Beauty Magazine. Nelab Sabiri, a Care Worker at Belsize Court, shares her inspirational story of working in care during the COVID-19 crisis.
New Extra Care Development in Worcester Named After Historic Monument
The new Housing 21 development for people over the age of 55 is under construction on Whittington Road and has now been named as ‘Crookbarrow View’, which was chosen to celebrate a local mound with prehistoric activity.
Carers Week 2020 - Employee stories
We are committed to supporting our employees who have caring responsibilities outside of their main role at Housing 21. This Carers Week we are delighted to be able to share some of their stories with you.