Published: 13th Nov 2020

A road in Colne is welcoming its first tenants in a decade, as part of a new supported living scheme. The 10 one-bed properties provide supported living for single people and couples who have assessed care needs, including people with learning disabilities, mental health conditions or physical disabilities, as well as older people. The street is a flagship project for adult health & social care charity Making Space, and one of very few developments in the country that have seen an entire road given over to new build supported housing. Designed as part of a hub and spoke model, 24-hour support is on hand from the experienced staff team at neighbouring Making Space supported housing scheme Limes Place, which launched in December 2018. Each bungalow in the £1.5m scheme has a fully-fitted kitchen and a modern, accessible wetroom. The homes feature private gardens and street parking. A communal car park provides … (To read the full article, subscribe below)