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Independent living with more at your door

If you want to live independently, in an easier to manage home but have access to communal areas, then our homes for over 55s might be for you:

  • Sheltered housing
  • Over 55s only

We have a choice of over 55’s housing across lots of communities.

Updated: 12 September 2023

Our sheltered housing offers:

Secure, comfortable and easy to maintain apartments. Each with spacious communal areas and gardens, along with the opportunity to socialise with other residents, plus:

  • Support through a professional scheme manager service (Monday – Friday).
  • 24/7 emergency alarm system linked through to an emergency call centre.
  • Community room.
  • Access to a reliable repairs service.
  • One and two bedroom apartments available (scheme dependent).
  • Affordable rent.
  • Some schemes include guest suites, visiting hairdressers, private parking, communal laundry.

Dedicated over 55s schemes, do not have a dedicated scheme manager.


We have many over 55 schemes across the Northwest - a mixture of sheltered and over 55s only:

St Helens schemes

Alexander Court Thatto Heath WA9 5QN
Manor Court Sutton Leach WA9 4NW
Osbourne Court Thatto Heath WA10 3SP
Pyes Gardens Haresfinch WA11 9ND
Hollingsworth Court Close to, Town Centre WA10 1LU
Trapwood Court (Over 55s only, not sheltered)
WA10 5NQ
Sandalwood Gardens (Over 55s only, not sheltered)
Martin Avenue (Over 55s only, not sheltered)
WA12 0NH
West End Road (Over 55s only, not sheltered)
WA11 0AN
O’Connell Close (Over 55s only, not sheltered)
WA11 0SE
Cooper Street (Over 55s only, not sheltered)
WA10 2BQ

Warrington schemes

Sankey Manor Sankey WA5 3BE
Woolston Hall Woolston WA1 4PB
01925 818332
Penketh Court (Over 55s only, not sheltered) Penketh WA5 2RY
Broomfields (Over 55s only, not sheltered) Appleton WA4 3AT

Liverpool schemes

Alderwood Lodge Speke L24 6TE
Appledore Court Speke L24 1XU
Carnarvon Court Walton L9 1HU
Devon Court Anfield L5 4TR
Dingle Grange Dingle L8 9XX
Flaxman Court Kensington L7 5QH
Handel Court Toxteth L8 0XS
Kilrea Lodge West Derby L11 8NX
Mazenod Court Holy Cross L3 2ES
Meadow Court Woolton L25 8TT
Parkhill Court Dingle L8 9XD
Pine Lodge Walton L4 7XT
Portland Gardens Vauxhall L5 8YH
Shallcross Court Anfield L6 2WH
Telford Court Edge Hill L7 3QG
Thomas Winder Court Walton L5 2SW
White Oak Lodge Cressington L19 0LD
Mill Lane (Over 55s only, not sheltered) West Derby L12 7JA


Billinge schemes

Bernard Wood Court Billinge WN5 7BW
Rainford Road (Over 55s only, not sheltered)

Ormskirk scheme

Ellerbrook House - a popular independent living complex close to the centre of Ormskirk. With open plan, studio-style apartments designed for over 55s and a friendly community you can come and go as you please. It offers studios from £126 per week. To arrange a viewing call 0800 678 1894 or email

Coming soon!

We are currently on-site building new schemes in Leigh, Liverpool and Warrington.

Find out more about our new schemes


Call 0800 678 1894 or email for more information or to arrange a visit to the property of your choice.

You can also visit our Available Now page to find out more and complete a simple ‘expression of interest form’ for yourself or someone you know and we will contact you directly to discuss further. We can also provide support with the application process.

We also let a small percentage of our homes directly to prospective customers. These homes, including those of the over 55s, are let on a first-come first-served basis to eligible customers.

Find out more here

Homes at our sheltered housing schemes are advertised through

Who can apply?

Anyone over the age of 55 can apply for a sheltered scheme apartment.

If you know someone age 55 or over who may be looking to move to a safe, secure and comfortable home with people their own age, then help spread the word.

Properties are allocated in line with the relevant Local Authority Allocations Policy.