Location 

Townend Avenue, Ackworth, West Yorkshire, WF7 7PY 

Accommodation 

The bungalows at Townend Avenue are a purpose-built development of 32 two-bedroom homes set in open plan gardens. 

Each bungalow is self-contained with a modern fitted kitchen and bathroom suite and well-appointed bedrooms and living rooms. The bungalows have electric, gas or coal fired central heating and are all double glazed. 

Conveniently located close to Ackworth village, Townend Bungalows is just a short bus ride from supermarkets, local shops, pubs, clubs, churches, hairdressers, a fish and chip shop, chemists, butcher and a variety of sandwich shops. 

WDH's Care Link emergency contact system is wired into each home ensuring access to assistance 24 hours a day. 

All bungalows are fitted with a fire alarm which is tested regularly. 

Local amenities 

There are local shops and a doctors’ surgery in Ackworth, and a regular bus service runs into Pontefract from the bus stop on Station Road. 

Activities 

Across all our schemes we like to help create a strong sense of community, and we do this by supporting like-minded people to establish a programme of regular activities.  

Some of our schemes enjoy bingo, attend coffee mornings, or take part in other social activities. 

Accessibility 

Townend Bungalows has been designed to accommodate a wide range of people’s needs. As well as handrails, it also has disabled access. 

Support 

At Townend Bungalows, support is available when you need it. With an experienced Community Support Worker and our Care Link system installed in every home as standard, residents can live with the peace of mind that in the event of an emergency, support can be summoned immediately. Residents will receive the same service 24 hours a day, seven days a week, all year round from WDH. Residents can also tailor the support they receive to suit them, just speak to your Community Support Worker about what suits you and your lifestyle. 

Security 

We know that your security is a priority, and that's why Care Link is on hand at the touch of a button should you need to report anything. 

Amenities 

Townend Bungalows benefits from a range of on-site facilities for you and your family’s convenience. These include: 

  • A lounge 

  • External Gardens 

  • A kitchen