Ballyoan House

Front entrance to Ballyoan House
Accommodation type:
Number of rooms:
Gransha Park
BT47 6TG

Statement of Purpose:
Ballyoan House Statement of Purpose
Residents/Tenants Guide:
Ballyoan House Residents/Tenants Guide
Weekly Charges:
Ballyoan House Weekly Charges
RQIA Inspection Report:
Ballyoan House Regulation and Quality Improvement Authority Inspection Report

Contact information

Lorraine Harkin
028 71860 566

Ballyoan House, supported living – mental health

Ballyoan House: situated at Gransha Park Derry offers accommodation, support and care for 16 adults with mental ill health over 25 years of age. It is owned and managed by Apex Housing Association.

Individual Facilities: The accommodation consists of 16 bed en-suite accommodation with shared living, dining and kitchen facilities set in its own secure grounds with landscaped gardens and patio areas situated close to town, shops and recreational facilities.

Support and Care: Ballyoan House provides a safe environment with staff available 24 hours per day supporting tenants to develop skills, take control of their life and get involved in day-to-day decision making. Tenants are involved in the planning of their own support and care service and encouraged to achieve personal goals to become more independent, try new things like education or training, get involved in the local community and take part in activities.

Activities can include:

  • Bingo;
  • Arts and Crafts;
  • Baking;
  • Trips and Outings.

Apex staff work in partnership with Supporting People and the Local Health Trust to ensure we meet the individual support and care needs of each tenant.

How to apply for this accommodation

The Housing Executive is responsible for carrying out all assessments to ensure that you are eligible for accommodation in Ballyoan House.

Applicants should complete a Housing/Transfer Application form with their Keyworker/Social Worker and send it to the Housing Executive.

A Housing/Transfer Application form can be obtained by:

Apex contact details:

10 Butcher Street
BT48 6HL

6 Cromac Place

Telephone: 028 7130 4800
Office hours: Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm
If you are currently a tenant of the Housing Executive or any housing association, you must pass the completed form to them.

What will happen next?

The Northern Ireland Housing Executive will review your application and assess your suitability to be placed on the accommodation list for Ballyoan House.

Having met the criteria, Apex will then process your application promptly.

Further information

Download a copy of the Housing Selection Scheme Booklet