Homeshare with couple in Norwich
This room is being advertised on behalf of a friendly couple (60s-70s) who are seeking someone to share their home at a a low cost, in exchange for some light help around the home.
In return for low cost accommodation of £170 pcm, they would like approximately 10 hours of support each week. This will mostly be support for the gentleman. He has some physical and speech difficulties following a stroke . The support would mostly be required when his wife is away. The support required would be companionship (a friendly chat or playing games etc), help with a meal at least twice a week, help using the computer/ internet and occasional help with shopping.
The room is a double room , fully furnished (Double bed, two bedside tables with side lights, large chest of drawers, stationery set of drawers, small book shelves, blanket box and a desk could be made available if required). There is also a bedsit available that has a separate shower if this is preferred. There is a cleaner that attends for a few hours each week.
The home is 30 minutes or so by car from University of East Anglia (22 miles) and NNUH. The village has a bus once a day but otherwise the home sharer would need their own transport. Village stores have all grocery needs 7 days a week.
The ideal sharer would be male or female, 21+. Someone who is patient and can understand the gentleman may need some time for his speech is essential.
As part of our Homesharing scheme, you will need to have/or apply for a recent DBS check and provide two references. You will also need to complete an application form which will be emailed to you. If you are interested in this Homeshare, please contact Rebecca using the details below. The minimum term is 6 months, however a long term Homesharer would be ideal.
The only fees payable are our monthly fees of £170pcm (so you will only pay £170 per month for your room or £320 pcm for couples). A DBS fee of £30 is required and will be requested once you are successful).
- Flat share
- £170 pcm (double)
- Minimum term
- 6 months
- Maximum term
- Bills included?
- Disabled access
- Living room
- Broadband included
- # flatmates
- Total # rooms
- 66 to 75
- Any pets?
- 1 Female, 1 Male
New flatmate preferences
- Couples OK?
- Smoking OK?
- Pets OK?
- Don't mind
- Housing Benefit
- Min age
- Males or females
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