Heap Parkinson Homes

The Council owns, in trust, two blocks of Almshouses on Otley Road in Skipton - comprising 12 units designed for occupancy by local people aged over 55.

Heap Parkinson Homes operates as a charity and is managed separately from the Council - all 16 Councillors are trustees. 

A comprehensive refurbishment of the properties was completed in 2022.

The Heap Parkinson Homes does operate a waiting list for anyone interested in vacancies.

There are currently no vancanies at the Heap Parkinson Homes.

Appointment of Trustees

The Trustees of the Heap Parkinson Homes are currently looking to co-opt two additional Trustees. Deadline for applications is the 5th April 2024. For more information please see this advert and application form.


Appointments Procedure 
Expression of Interest Form
Heap Parkinson Application Form 
Frequently Asked Questions