Life-changing support for adults with learning disabilities, autism or mental health conditions.
Type of property
At Claridge Court apartments, people benefit from a vibrant network of staff and friends, while having peace and quiet when they need it too.
There are sixteen spacious self-contained one-bedroom apartments, each with an open-plan kitchen and living room, and a wet room style bathroom. Claridge Court also has an accessible garden for people to use when the weather is good.
Assistive technology can be tailored to suit the needs of each person, and includes an intercom system, CCTV, and a call bell system in every apartment. The property has level access as well as a lift for internal access to upper floors.
Valued in your community
Claridge Court is in Rushden, which has vibrant cafes, pubs, restaurants, high-street shops and banks, a library, a post office, Rushden Historical Transport Museum, and Rushden Museum. Rushden Lakes Shopping centre is close by and offers a Cineworld Cinema, as well as more restaurants and shops.
For people who like to stay active, Waendel Leisure Centre in Wellingborough provides year-round access to exercise classes, a gym and a swimming pool. People also enjoy walking in the local parks and Nene Wetlands Nature Reserve.
Nearby Northampton provides access to larger attractions including a Vue Cinema, the Grosvenor Shopping Centre, theatres, museums, art galleries, Ten Pin Northampton for bowling, Northampton Marina, and Delapre Abbey.
Living at this service
The people we support here are aged between 23 and 65 and live with complex needs.
People have varying interests including listening to music, watching television, walking, karaoke, volunteering, shopping, cooking, swimming, bingo, watching football and motor racing, and being in the community. There are two budgies living here too!
At Claridge Court, people choose how they spend their time. Trips to the coast and tourist attractions such as Cadbury World are favourites. People like to host bingo and quiz nights onsite every other week, as well as joining in with meals out as a group.
“Claridge Court is a flagship service for Lifeways. It is well managed, with a strong community feel among the people we support. The apartments are well maintained and in good condition. The staff are longstanding and have a great relationship with everyone here. The atmosphere is always welcoming and very happy.” Manager, Claridge Court