Situation: Creggmount: situated on Desmond Avenue in the village of Claudy offers sheltered accommodation for independent living for tenants over 60 years of age. It is owned and managed by Apex Housing Association.
Individual Facilities: The scheme consists of 17 self-contained one & two bedroom flats in a purpose built two storey building with a secure door entry system and an emergency call system in each room of the flats. Set in its own secure grounds with landscaped gardens and patio area, it is within easy walking distance of Claudy Village centre, which has a variety of shops including chemist, health centre, post office, and supermarkets.
Support: Support needs are assessed through the support planning process when an individual moves into Creggmount in order to ensure the individual’s needs can be met. Support needs are discussed and agreed with the tenant to promote choice and independence on an ongoing basis.
A Scheme Manager is available Monday to Friday with Fold Telecare services providing cover when the Scheme Manager is off site.
Additional facilities include:
- Communal lounge with T.V;
- Quite room;
- Guest room for visiting family.
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 Creggmount.
To apply, applicants can:
- make an application over the telephone or
- fill in a Housing/Transfer Application form.
Make an application over the telephoneYou can call the Housing Executive on 03448 920 900 to make an application.
Get an application form
A Housing/Transfer Application form can be obtained by:
- downloading this Housing/Transfer Application form
- contacting any Northern Ireland Housing Executive office;
- contacting any housing association; or
- contacting Apex offices.
Apex contact details:
10 Butcher Street
6 Cromac Place
Office hours: Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm
What will happen next?
Your housing association landlord or the Northern Ireland Housing Executive will carry out an assessment and points will be awarded on the basis of your current circumstances and needs.
Having met the eligibility criteria, you will then be placed on the waiting list for accommodation.