New Bourke Gardens extra care scheme opens to customers

Posted: 03/01/2017

Customers have today started to move into the newly completed £6.8 million extra care development located in the heart of Walkden.

Bourke Gardens will provide state of the art apartments for customers in need of an easy-to-manage and secure home. The three-story complex comprises of 44 one bedroom and 12 two bedroom apartments and the scheme offers a range of useful on-site amenities including a restaurant and hair dressing salon.

The scheme will provide a lifeline for an increasing number of people and their families, bridging the gap between health, social care and housing services, allowing people to enjoy a good quality of life for longer whilst living independently in their own home.