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Pennethorne House - Sheltered Housing

Facilities and activities:

32 one-bedroom & 2 bedroom flats

  • Tai Chi 
  • Common rooms
  • Guest room
  • Lift, lounge, laundry, guest faciltiies, and garden
  • Regular social activities such as scrabble and card games, parties and coffee mornings
  • Several lunch clubs; fish & chip suppers
  • Computer club
  • Mobile library
  • Non-resident management staff and Careline alarm service

Please ring Origin Housing on 0207 209 9222 or email as they run this housing scheme and will be able to help you apply for it or contact Age UK Camden.


St Richards House, 110 Eversholt Street, London, NW1 1BS
Umbrella org:
Origin Housing
0300 323 0325 (mmanaged by Origin Housing
Who is it for:
People 65 yrs (or 55 years with a medical need)
Easy access to buses nearby; C2 stops outside front door;

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Entertainment and outings are provided by a number of clubs and organisations within Croydon and the surrounding areas.These can be easily accessed and more information can be obtained by contacting AGE UK or by calling the groups personally.
There are many different exercise classes available for the over 50's in the local area.These are easily accessible and other classes such as yoga and Tai-Chi can also be benefitial.
A library is a collection of sources, resources, and services, and the structure in which it is housed; it is organized for use and maintained by a public body, an institution, or a private individual.
Lunch Clubs are available to elderly people where they can eat a cut price healthy meal aswell as socialise with other people who attend,who may feel isolated and in need of company.Other activities may also take place at these clubs,so look further to find any local clubs of interest.