Theresa Russell House

Theresa Russell House Theresa Russell House Theresa Russell House

Theresa Russell House is a sheltered housing complex with easy access to a popular shopping area: Shields Road, Byker. There is a wide range of shops, banks, chemists, post offices and so on, and very regular public transport routes.

The scheme consists of 38 one bedroom flats suitable both for single people or couples. The building has a landscaped communal garden.


Benefits of living in Theresa Russell House

  • Sheltered Housing Officer onsite
  • 2 lounges to use at your leisure, either for social events or just relaxing
  • A communal kitchen.
  • A communal laundry with 2 washing machines and 2 dryers
  • A guest room for relatives and friends to stay
  • Warden control 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. When the Sheltered Housing Officer is off duty there is always help at hand from the mobile warden service.

What will my flat be like?

Our flats are all one bedroom but those that accommodate couples have larger living areas and bedrooms.

They all have separate kitchens and there is plenty of cupboard space in all the flats. We have central heating throughout the building. All windows are double-glazed and we have a door entry system with a camera for your added security.

How much will it cost?

The average rent for a flat in a sheltered scheme is about £110 per week .This includes the basic rent plus charges for the services we provide. We will tell you if we change the charge and we try to keep the cost as low as possible 

More information

Theresa Russell House
Algernon Road
Newcastle upon Tyne

Sheltered Housing Service
YHN House
Benton Park Road
Tel: 0191 278 8585

Sheltered Housing Officer, Mary Jobling 
Tel: 0191 276 2839