Waverley Gardens extra care

Life at Waverley Gardens, located in South Bristol, is all about maintaining your independence in later life.

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We have provided detailed help and guidance on this page about how to apply for a property on this scheme.

These homes are designed for individuals who want to continue to live independently but require some support.

We have recently expanded Waverley Gardens to include 52 additional self-contained Extra Care Housing apartments, available for Bristol City Council referrals. To find out more about the new extension, please contact Debra Hodder, Tenancy Lead, at:

0117 964 1888
debra.hodder@brunelcare.org.uk

You can also call our Waverley Gardens team for information:

Waverley Gardens

Queens Road
Bishopsworth
Bristol
BS13 8EL

At Waverley Gardens extra care, we offer:

Extra care

Living independently, with extra care and support on-site

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Extra care housing

An independent life, living in a home designed to give that extra peace of mind knowing that you have care and support on hand

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Meet the manager

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Laura Oliver, Centre Manager

My name is Laura and I have worked at Brunelcare for 8 years. At Waverley Gardens extra care our aim is to provide an inclusive community for people to be able to live independently, safe in the knowledge that there is someone there if they are needed. We try to provide varied and meaningful activities to stimulate and engage those who want it and we are always looking for new ideas and projects to enhance the lives of our tenants.

About Waverley Gardens

Life at Waverley Gardens extra care scheme is all about helping you live independently in later life.

There is also a care team on hand to support your needs and a full range of on-site facilities to make life comfortable.

Waverley Gardens has recently been extended to provide 62 additional one and two bedroom apartments, with a secondary entrance and parking for 25 cars, accessed from the existing turning on Heggard Close.

Of our 62 new apartments, 10 of these properties have been exclusively made available for shared ownership for the over 65s. Take a look at our available shared ownership properties on Rightmove.

 

Care quality commission

We're rated Good!

January 2019, CQC reported:

“People using the service were all positive about the care and support they received. They told us they got on well with staff and that staff treated them with dignity and respect. People’s independence was encouraged.”

How do I apply?

If you are unsure if you are eligible for this housing, or may require supported funding,  contact Bristol City council for assessment by calling Care Direct 0117 922 2700.   For those funding their own property and care, please contact our Centre Manager directly.

Take a tour of Waverley Gardens extra care

Why Waverley Gardens?

128 self-contained apartments, comprising of one and two bed flats. 108 apartments are available for rent and the remaining 20 are for purchase on a shared equity basis

Apartments are grouped around small courtyards, with landscaped surrounding garden with pond area

Restaurant providing 3 meals a day (extra charge)

Regular activities take place each week for you to join in with

On-site care team can assist with daily tasks like shopping, cleaning, dressing and meal preparation (extra charge)

Laundry on-site, with ironing service available (at extra charge)

Communal laundry (no charge)

Lift access throughout building, with ramp / level access flooring and wide hallways

Parking available

Internet cafe

Emergency Call System

Guest room available

Respite care available in one room

Hair salon on site

Mobile Shop

Therapy room

The local area provides a good range of shops, doctors surgeries and community centres

Assisted bathroom available

Level access showers in some units

Independent entrance to each flat

My flat is beautiful and there is always lots of room for when my family come to visit.  My flat is easy to get around and the staff are marvellous.

Tony
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Tenant Services

From fixing a leaking pipe to helping with a rent query, our housing and property team is on hand to support our tenants, ensuring that help is available whenever needed.