Frere Court is supported housing for over 55s (but may take slightly younger if they have support needs). We aim to encourage residents to live independently and help them with a variety of needs including physical disabilities and dementia. Ideally located in a quiet residential area of Bishops Stortford, only a short distance from the town centre.
Frere Court has 24 flats, 22 self-contained studio flats and two self-contained one bedroom flats.
Frere Court is a 0.8 mile 15 minute walk to the Town Centre and Jackson Square shopping centre
Local shop within 0.6 miles
Post office 1 mile
GP 0.7 mile
Grange Paddocks Leisure centre gym and swimming pool only within 300 yards
The Town also has a Citizen Advice Bureau, Housing & Benefits Advice service
Railway station within 1.1 miles
Bus stop 500 yards
Age Concern Bishop's Stortford Day Centre within 1 mile
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About Frere Court
Each flat has a fitted kitchen, fitted wardrobe as well as space for your own furniture. Flats are carpeted, bathrooms contain a hand washbasin, toilet and level access shower. Television, telephone points and high-level plug points are fitted in all flats.
Some of our accommodations are situated on the ground floor which may be more suitable for those who have difficulty with stairs. At Frere court residents have access to a shared garden in which they can participate in growing vegetables & gardening. Restaurant service provides a main meal in the communal dining room every day between 12.30pm-2pm a week -specific dietary /cultural needs and personal tastes are catered for. Visitors can purchase a meal, preferably with 24 hours notice to the caterers. In house basic food provisions are provided for; breakfast and tea which customers prepare in their own flat.
Care line alarm service is installed in each flat and communal areas.
Schemes are staffed with a Supported Housing Officer and Supported Housing Assistant on site Monday-Friday between 9am -5pm. Night cover is a sleep -in post 7 nights a week 8pm to 8am. There is also communal cleaning, communal gardening and communal windows services.
- Communal comfortable lounge with dining room
- Communal kitchen
- Communal Laundry facilities
- Guest room for friends and family
- Assisted bathing facility
- Chiropodist service
- Hairdressing room & weekly hairdressers service
- Wheel chair access
You are welcome to visit the scheme. Please contact us as we will be happy to organise this.