New homes for local residents in Hillingdon

Published: 21 Sep 2015

New Hillingdon Homes

From left to right: David Williams, Chief Executive of Ability Housing; Geeta Nanda, Chief Executive of Thames Valley Housing; Carole Brockwell, Support Services Manager at Ability Housing; Tim Preston, Regional Land and New Business Manager at Thames Valley Housing and Councillor Philip Corthorne of Hillingdon Council.

Ability, in partnership with Thames Valley Housing and Hillingdon Council, now has a new development in Hayes.

Sessile Court provides 24 affordable homes, 15 of them supported accommodation exclusively for Hillingdon residents.

Sessile Court

Sessile Court

The building is split into two self-contained blocks, each with their own entrance and parking. The properties have a high quality, modern design and residents are close to local transport.

Ability’s Chief Executive, David Williams, together with Geeta Nanda, Chief Executive of Thames Valley Housing and Councillor Philip Corthorne, Lead Member for Social Services, Health and Housing at Hillingdon Council, opened the new development on 17 September 2015.

David Williams said: “This is a great example of how high quality supported living can transform people’s lives, thanks to the shared vision of the partners and dedication of the support team on site.”

Geeta Nanda said: “Both Ability and Hillingdon Council are great partners, and it is because of their support that we can provide much-needed affordable homes to Hayes.”

Councillor Philip Corthorne said: “Hillingdon Council is delighted to be supporting the Sessile Court development along with Thames Valley Housing and Ability Housing to provide excellent supported housing, which will give residents with complex needs an opportunity to lead more independent lives, maximise their recovery and be part of their local community.”

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