St Johns Community Health Improvement Centre, Widnes
“Cruden Construction worked well as a team and made a significant contribution to the success of the project. The NHS Trust is delighted with the quality of workmanship in the finished project which was delivered on time and on budget.” - Riaz Afzal, Partner - Initiatives Architects Ltd
Project: St John’s Community Mental Health Assessment Centre
Employer: Halton General Hospital NHS Trust
Procurement Framework: Not Applicable
Works Description: The St John’s Community Mental Health Assessment Unit provides locally based, user focused, accessible mental health services for the residents of Widnes and surrounding areas.
The new centre provides administrative, clinical and residential services facilities. The administrative function is located at one corner of the new buildings and is the only two-storey element, featuring curved elevations and glazed atrium to the large reception and waiting room.
Immediately adjoining the administrative block are the consulting facilities, beyond which lie therapy rooms and the residential bedrooms; complimented by treatment, interview, dining, bathrooms and staff facilities.
The scheme was the winner in both the Halton and Cheshire LABC Awards.
Group Delivery Company: Cruden Construction Ltd