Life-changing support for adults with learning disabilities, autism, physical disabilities, acquired brain injuries or mental health conditions.
Type of property
At Scholes Croft apartments, people come together as a community. Living in this shared building means people benefit from a vibrant network of staff and friends, as well as enjoying peace and quiet when they need it too.
There are sixteen one-bedroom apartments, each with an open-plan kitchen and living room, and a wet room-style bathroom. Scholes Croft also has an accessible garden with a patio and a BBQ where people can relax when the weather is good. There’s a resident dog too.
Assistive technology includes a Tunstall system, an intercom and CCTV throughout. The apartments are wheelchair accessible and have extra wide doors. There is a lift to access the second floor.
Valued in your community
At Scholes Croft, the local area has pubs, takeaways, parks, shops and a library. For people who like to stay active, Queens Park Health and Fitness provides year-round access to a gym and swimming pool, or people can enjoy walking in Thatto Heath Park.
Nearby St Helens offers a range of larger amenities including a Cineworld Cinema, St Helen’s Theatre Royal, North West Museum of Road Transport, and Church Square Shopping Centre.
Warrington is easily accessible from the property, and offers attractions including the Pyramid art centre, Golden Square Shopping Centre, Superbowl UK for bowling, and an Odeon Luxe cinema.
Liverpool also gives people access to museums and art galleries, Liverpool ONE Shopping Centre, the Liverpool Empire, the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic and Imagine That Science and Discovery Centre. And there are plenty of beautiful walks - the docks, Toxteth Park, Wavertree Botanic Gardens and Sefton Park are just a small selection.
Liverpool is home to The Reader Organisation - a charity specialising in shared reading to improve mental wellbeing. Located in Calderstones Park, people can visit the Reader Cafe or the Storybarn to join shared reading sessions, where stories are read aloud and then discussed.
Living at this service
Scholes Croft is suitable for a wide range of people - everyone will be assessed to make sure it’s the right fit.
People here enjoy karaoke, listening to music, gaming, volunteering, going bowling and to the cinema, watching television, walking, swimming, bingo, socialising and being in the community.
We are close to Steven’s Court, another Lifeways property. The people we support at both properties like to come together and socialise. There is a gardening club for Scholes Croft and Steven’s Court, that people like to attend.
At Scholes Croft, people choose how they spend their time. Day trips to Blackpool and the coast are favourites.
"The staff enjoy working at Schole's Croft as they can support people with varying needs. The residents like living here as they come from the local area and feel safe in their home. There is 24 hour support, should people need it, as well as one to one hours. Schole's Croft is a busy and friendly place.” Manager, Schole's Croft