Eliot Gardens – Extra Care Living

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Located in a quiet residential area of Worsley Mesnes, Wigan, close to the town centre, Eliot Gardens Extra Care Living accommodation for the over 55s is perfect for you to enjoy an active and independent lifestyle with the addition of security and privacy.

Whether you require care from the day you move in, or the need arises later on in life, you can rest assured that our professional care team will provide all the help you need in a polite, friendly and dignified manner. Eliot Gardens is also a dementia friendly development and community.

With each apartment benefiting from a secure front door, you can be assured you will have the privacy, independence and security you require. Make use of the modernised communal facilities to enjoy companionship and an active social lifestyle at your leisure and still enjoy the private space your own quality apartment offers.

Your Apartment

Wickham Hall provides 35 spacious purpose built 1 and 2 bedroom apartments with access to Extra Care services. Each Extra Care apartment benefits from:

  • 24 / 7 maintenance & repairs service
  • Secure door entry
  • Emergency alert system
  • 3-course meal, seven days a week
  • Modern kitchen & diner
  • Spacious lounge
  • Good size bedroom
  • 3 piece bathroom
  • On-site parking
  • Lift facilities
  • Apartment co-ordinator/manager
  • On-site caretaker

Our communal areas also benefit from:

  • Emergency call system located in all our apartments and communal areas
  • Manager and assistant available Mon – Fri 8:30am – 4:30pm
  • Emergency lifeline pull cords and pendants for a 24/7  response and monitoring service
  • Fully equipped laundrette
  • Library and hairdressing salon
  • Regular social events and activities
  • 1 spacious guest room, enabling friends and relatives to stay overnight
  • Large communal lounge and a modern kitchen
  • Assisted bathrooms
  • Faith room and hobbies room
  • Scooter storage room
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Located only a short distance from Wigan Town centre, the apartments are close to the popular Alexandra Park, shopping malls, Robin Park sports & Scotsman’s Flash Activity Centre and surrounding areas.

Wigan Town centre has lots to offer, from retail to culture and leisure. Shopping outlets, such as Grand shopping mall and Makinson Arcade as well as the popular Market Hall and outdoor market, offer an unrivalled selection of international brands alongside its many theatres, cinemas, entertainment arenas, football and rugby clubs, libraries, museums and picturesque Leeds & Liverpool Canal tow-path.

There are a host of local amenities located close-by, which include a Post Office, GP medical surgery, pharmacy, leisure centre, banks, supermarkets, convenience stores, cafés & takeaways, local pubs & restaurants, local park, dental surgery and bingo club only a short bus journey away.

Applicant Criteria

Applicants must be 55+ and already be Wigan resident or have family connections in the area.

Money Advice Service

If you feel affordability could be an issue, you may be eligible for help with some or all of the rent costs through various benefits. Please contact our dedicated money advice team to see how we can help. This is a FREE SERVICE and all calls will be treated in the strictest of confidence.

Visit our Money Advice page to find out more.

Arrange a Viewing

If you would like to check availability and arrange a viewing for Eliot Gardens, please contact our dedicated Extra Care Living team on:

Address: Eliot Gardens, Eliot Drive, Wigan WN3 5TW
t: 0300 111 1133
e: eliot.gardens@jigsawhomes.org.uk

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