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Organisation Details

Address Hopefield Terrace, Leith
Post Code EH6 4AA
Locality North East 
Telephone 0131 317 7227
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  • Housing Association
  • Older People
  • Physical Disability
  • Social Care
  • Young People

Founded in 1972 by Dr Margaret Blackwood, Blackwood is now a leading national Housing and Care provider specialising in homes and care services for people with disabilities.

Blackwood Homes provides a range of accessible, modern, attractive and bespoke housing aimed at providing great value to people with a range of disabilities and housing needs.

We have 9 sheltered housing properties in Edinburgh.

Hopefield Terrace sheltered housing...

Situated in the heart of Leith, close to Britannia and to the new Scottish Office, the Association's development is in adjoining streets. It was completed in 1983 and consists of 10 flats, 6 of which have been designed for wheelchair users. All properties are double glazed and have gas heating. Four flats are fitted with door entry systems. There are garden grounds, which are maintained by Blackwood.



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Hopefield Terrace 0131 317 7227 More info »