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Sheltered and extra care homes

If you’re looking to downsize or would like the peace of mind of living independently but with help at hand if you need it, our sheltered / extra care homes could be perfect.

All our schemes offer:

  • A manager onsite Mon-Fri and a 24-hour response service in an emergency. We’re not able to provide personal or nursing care.
  • A range of social activities, from coffee mornings, crafts and games to day trips and meals out.

If you’re interested in living in one of our Birmingham sheltered schemes, please call us on 0300 333 6540 or email enquiries@bvt.org.uk to be put in touch with a scheme manager. They’ll answer your questions and arrange a visit to see if the scheme is right for you.

If you’re interested in living at our extra care housing scheme Bournville House in Lightmoor Village, Telford, please call our extra care manager at Bournville House on 0121 667 1028 or 0121 667 1017.

You can read about the standard of service you can expect from us by downloading our sheltered housing service standard.

Bournville House

Bournville House in Lightmoor Village, Telford, provides high-quality extra care housing for rent for people aged 50 and over who want to live independently. Each of its 59 apartments are wheelchair accessible and have:

  • Door entry system monitored within apartment.
  • Lounge
  • Kitchen
  • Two bedrooms
  • Bathroom with a level access shower room
  • Hallway with store cupboard
  • Emergency pull-cord intercom system.
  • Communal facilities include lifts, laundry, buggy store, car park, guest suite, library, computers with internet access, hairdressing salon, activity/craft room, lounges, dining area and coffee bar, and landscaped gardens and greenhouse.
  • Bournville House has a care and support team on hand 24-hours a day. This is charged at an additional rate and not provided by BVT.

 

Christopher Taylor Court

Christopher Taylor Court in Bournville provides sheltered rented housing for people aged 55 and over and has 42 individual one-bedroom apartments. It’s close to Rowheath Pavilion, Woodlands Park and Cotteridge Park and each apartment comes with:

  • Own entrance
  • Kitchen
  • Bathroom
  • Bedroom
  • Lounge.

Communal facilities include a lounge, lift, laundry room, guest suite, IT facilities, Wi-Fi and gardens.

 

Rowheath House

Rowheath House in Bournville provides high-quality sheltered rented housing for people aged 55 and over and has 41 individual one-bedroom apartments. Close to both Rowheath Pavilion and Woodlands Park, each apartment comes with:

  • Own entrance
  • Kitchen
  • Bathroom
  • Bedroom
  • Lounge

Communal facilities include a lounge, lift, laundry room, Wi-Fi and gardens.

 

Rosefields

Rosefields in Northfield provides high-quality sheltered rented housing and has 44 individual one-bedroom apartments. Conveniently close to Northfield Shopping Centre and Victoria Common, each apartment comes with:

  • Own entrance
  • Kitchen
  • Bathroom
  • Bedroom
  • Lounge

Communal facilities include a lounge, lift, laundry room, guest suite, Wi-Fi and gardens.

 

The Quadrangle (Bournville Almshouses)

The Quadrangle (Bournville Almshouses) in Bournville provides high-quality sheltered housing for rent for people aged 60 and over and has 33 one-bedroom bungalows. Close to shops in Bournville and Cotteridge, it has excellent transport links to Selly Oak and the city centre. Each bungalow is self-contained and comes with:

  • Own entrance
  • Kitchen
  • Bathroom
  • Bedroom
  • Lounge.

Communal facilities include two lounges, kitchens, laundry, guest suite and gardens / orchard.

 

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