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Organisation Details

Address Abbeyhill, ,Holyrood
City/County EDINBURGH
Post Code EH8 8EH
Locality South East 
Telephone 0131 668 4247
Website http://www.viewpoint.org.uk
Email admin@viewpoint.org.uk
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Activities
  • Environment/Recycling
  • Equality
  • Faith/Religion/Belief
  • Housing Association
  • Older People
  • Self Help/Support
Description

For applicants who are 60 years or older, these properties benefit from:

• Staff on site 7 days a week but not 24 hours a day
• A centralised call and alarm service which is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year
• Activity monitoring
• In some complexes meals are provided in a communal dining room as part of the tenancy package

Main facts

- Enhanced sheltered housing
- 96 flats.
- Built in 1989.
- Sizes studio, 1 bedroom
- Enhanced Supported scheme with resident management staff (7 days) and community alarm service
- Lift, lounge, dining room, laundry, guest facilities, garden
- Some meals available (two main meals, daily).
- New residents accepted from 60 years of age
- Tenure(s): Shared Ownership and Rent (social landlord)

Availability please check with Viewpoint Housing Association.

How to Apply

Applications should be made through key to choice: www.keytochoice.scotsman.com.

We are very happy to arrange visits for prospective residents and their families. To visit the home or to make an appointment for an assessment of a prospective resident’s care needs, please contact our office on Tel: 0131 668 4247.

Location

Services

Name Telephone Cost Actions
Pet Fostering 0131 668 4247 More info »
The Croft an Righ Café 0131 668 4247 More info »