Life-changing support for adults with learning disabilities, physical disabilities, acquired brain injuries or mental health conditions.
Type of property
At Alexandra Road apartments, people benefit from a vibrant network of staff and friends, while having peace and quiet when they need it too.
There are eight one-bedroom apartments, each with an open-plan kitchen and living room, and a wet room style bathroom. Alexandra Road also has a communal area for people to socialise, and an accessible garden with a BBQ for spending time outdoors when the weather is good.
Assistive technology can be tailored to suit the needs of each person and includes an intercom alarm system and CCTV throughout to provide you peace of mind. The property has a lift for internal access to upper floors.
Valued in your community
Alexandra Road is in Barnet, which has vibrant cafes, pubs, restaurants, Friern Barnet Retail Park, a library and a post office. Nearby Muswell Hill provides access to larger shops and amenities such as high-street shops and banks, and an Everyman Cinema.
For people who like to stay active, Nuffield Health Friern Barnet provides year-round access to exercise classes, a gym and a swimming pool. People also enjoy walking in the local parks - Hollickwood Park and Bluebell Wood are popular destinations.
London is easily accessible from the property and offers attractions including museums, theatres, cinemas, bowling alleys, boat trips on the Thames, the Tower of London, Westminster Abbey, St Paul’s Cathedral, Buckingham Palace, ZSL London Zoo, Kensington Palace, Sealife London aquarium, the Shard and the London Eye.
Living at this service
The people we support here are aged between 18 and 65 years of age. People have varying interests including listening to music, watching television, gaming, walking, karaoke, going to the gym, shopping, cooking, swimming, bingo, trampolining, playing football, doing puzzles, socialising and being in the community. One resident has a cat.
At Alexandra Road, people choose how they spend their time. Day trips to Southend and London are favourites. People also like to have onsite parties and BBQs.
“Alexandra Road has a stable staff team who have been there from the beginning. The staff are very approachable and person-centred, offering in house activities and one-to-one support. The people we support all interact well with each other and do activities together. The property is a new build and in great condition, with all apartments feeling homely.” Manager, Alexandra Road