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Retirement Living

Russell House, St Clements Close, St John's, Worcester, WR2 5DY Retirement Living scheme for people aged 60+ or 55+ if in receipt of PIP/DLA

£440PCM Rent + £285 PCM Service Charge Service Charge
1 Bedroom
55+ in receipt of DLA or PIP
Close to Bus Stops
Close to Local Amenities
Council Tax Band A
Double Glazing
Heating by community scheme
Level access shower
Residents Parking
Russell House, St Clements Close
St John's
United Kingdom

• One bedroom unfurnished apartment • Suitable for a single person or a couple • Register today to join the waiting list • Applicants must be 55+ and in receipt of DLA/PIP or 60+ •

Platform Housing are delighted to offer these unfurnished one-bedroom apartments located in the heart of St Johns, Worcester, offering easy access to all local amenities. The properties are suitable for a single person or couple aged 60+ or 55+ if in receipt of PIP/DLA.

Register your interest today to join the waiting list for Russell House. We are currently holding a waiting list for a second floor apartment with a level access shower.

There is a lift in the building to the upper floors.

This self-contained property comprises of;  

  • Kitchen
  • Lounge 
  • Bathroom with level access shower
  • One double bedroom  
  • Community heating scheme
  • Double glazing 
  • Communal parking
  • Council tax band A
  • No deposit/fees required 

You will be required to pay one month’s rent (inclusive of service charges), in advance on the tenancy start day of approximately £723.75 (exact figures to be confirmed dependent on apartment). Please note that if you are claiming Housing Benefit or Housing Element of Universal Credit there are some service charges that would not be covered. These include a personal heating charge of £49.83pcm, £7.47pcm management & administration charge. Also there is a £7.79pcm charge towards the cost of support. A Lettings Officer can give you a full break breakdown of the charges of what is eligible for Housing Benefits payments. Please note our preferred ongoing method of payment is via Direct Debit and we accept Housing Benefit and Universal Credit. 

If you are accepted and do become a Platform Housing Group tenant, you will be offered a starter tenancy. If there have been no breaches or issues within the first year of your tenancy you will be considered for an assured lifetime tenancy.   

Please be aware Housing Benefit / Universal Credit will only pay for the property you are living in and you will need to give notice on your current tenancy.    

If you are successful in being offered this property you will be contacted by the Lettings Officer and you will need to complete an application form. At this stage the Lettings Officer will confirm the rent and service charges.  

We wish to advise you that we cannot contact customers that are not successful for the property.  

Pets are considered in accordance with the Tenancy Management Policy.  

Please visit our website for FAQ’s 

Are you a Current or Previous Customer?
Are you homeless?
Do you have ID for you and household members moving with you?
Can you use a bath?
How many bedrooms do you need?
How did you hear about us?
To process your application, Platform Housing need to collect, use, and retain information. We are also keen to hear about your experience and the benefit the support has provided and may contact you for your feedback.

I understand the information I provide will be managed in accordance with Data protection legislation and the Platform Housing privacy notice which is available on our website

I understand in some circumstances it may be necessary for Platform Housing to share my contact details which may include, name, address, email address and telephone number with suppliers and/or other organisations to support my application. Platform Housing will notify me if my personal data needs to be shared and with who.

I declare that all of the information I have given is correct and complete to the best of my knowledge. I will inform Platform Housing of any change which may affect this application. I understand that giving false information will result in Platform Housing Group taking steps to prevent approval of any future applications made.

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