Life at Royd Court

Rooted in the Christian faith, life at Royd Court supports our residents to live fulfilled lives in their later years. We provide excellent, personalised care which supports our residents to flourish in older age. 

Royd Court is an award-winning housing scheme for older people. Royd Court won the 2019 Regional EAC (Elderly Accommodation Council) Award for housing for later life housing with care; regional winners for the Yorkshire & Humber area. 

Set in beautiful grounds, there are 58 one and two-bedroom flats and a range of other facilities, such as a laundry, a restaurant, a hair-dressing salon and assisted bathrooms. The flats are available for either lease or rent.

Mirfield lies between Dewsbury and Huddersfield. Situated by the river Calder, Royd Court enjoys easy access to Mirfield’s shops, facilities and transport links. It is a busy little town, with an excellent selection of shops, hotels, restaurants, clubs, library and doctor’s surgery all within easy reach. Mirfield railway station is less than half a mile away, and it is only about 100 yards to the local bus stop.

All apartments are wheelchair accessible.

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Royd Court Friendship Café

3rd Wednesday in every Month.  2.30pm to 3.30pm. 

Time for coffee, cake and chat.  Enter in the quiz if you wish. 

All Welcome. 

Pilgrim Care

Pilgrim Care is a domiciliary care service based on site at Royd Court. Care packages can be purchased from Pilgrim Care, including personal care, and help with everyday tasks such as shopping, ironing and meal preparation.

Details of this service is available from the Manager or other staff on site.

Accommodation

58 one and two-bedroom flats

Other facilities

  • Function room
  • Hairdressing salon
  • Laundry
  • Restaurant
  • Assisted bathrooms
  • Two guest rooms

Further information

The M62 is less than three miles to the west, and the M1 is seven miles to the east.



Staff

MANAGER - Vicki Miller

Vicki has been the Scheme Manager at Royd Court since 2010 having previously worked in the Gas Industry.

She leads the team at Royd Court to show love and compassion. Since being at Royd Court she has lead the team to win a Gold Award for the EAC National Housing for Older People Awards.  In addition, the residents have worked with her and they have been successful in achieving a level 4 in the ‘In Bloom’ Awards.

Vicki is married to Nigel and they have 2 daughters.  They attend Mount Tabor Community Church, Shaw Cross, Dewsbury as a family. 

 

 

ASSISTANT MANAGER -  Clive Wilkinson

Clive joined PFS when he started work as a carer at Royd Court in 2014. After two years he joined the Housing Team as Assistant Scheme Manager.

With a passion to serve the elderly Clive thoroughly enjoy his work amongst the residents.

Clive is married to Debbie, has a daughter and two grandchildren. He is a member at Mirfield Evangelical Church.

 

ADMINISTRATOR  - Paul Evans

Paul’s job is to assist Vicki and Clive with whatever is needed at Royd Court, and to be a smiling and encouraging presence to residents and visitors. After years as a senior housing manager, he’s happy being back on the front line dealing with people’s day to day issues.

CARE MANAGER - Abi Jessop

In 2019 Abi was promoted to Domiciliary Care Manager having previously worked as part of the care team since 2009. She is married and is a committed member of Huddersfield Christian Fellowship. Abi enjoys fitness including a weekly run in the local park and whenever she has time off work she enjoys exploring different places particularly in the sun.

CARE COORDINATOR - Lisa Atkinson

In 2014 Lisa joined the care team at Pilgrim Care and was recently promoted to Care Coordinator. She is married with two boys and enjoys spending time with her family. She is a keen walker regularly achieving her target of 10,000 steps per day. She is also a shopaholic.

 

Contact & location 

ROYD COURT, Mirfield WF14 9DJ

Tel:      0300 303 1480

Email:  [email protected]

PILGRIM CAREMirfield WF14 9DJ

Tel:      0300 303 1485

Email:  [email protected] 



How to find us:

By car

From the south

Leave M1 at Junction 40 taking the A638 to Dewsbury.  

From Dewsbury take the A644 signposted Huddersfield.

After 3 miles you will enter Mirfield. Royd Court is passed the shops on the left hand side opposite Doctor Lane.

 

From the north (east)

Leave the M1 at Junction 42 joining the M62 heading West.

Leave M62 at Junction 25 taking the 1st exit onto the A644. Left at the first set of traffic lights and a Right fork at the second set of lights.

Royd Court will appear on your Right in approximately 1 mile.

 

From the north (west)

Leave M62 at Junction 25 taking the 3rd exit onto the A644. Left at the first set of traffic lights and a Right fork at the second set of lights.

Royd Court will appear on your Right in approximately 1 mile.

By train/bus

Mirfield has it’s own railway station and is situated on the main Huddersfield/Leeds line.

Coming out of the station head towards the high street. When you have reached the high street turn left. Royd Court will appear on your left.

Walking time approximately 10-15 minutes.

 

Mirfield is situated between the two larger towns of Huddersfield and Dewsbury. There are regular bus services every 20 minutes to and from these towns.