Housing over 55
Advice for older people
The Home Options Team work closely with Focus (Adult Social Care) to prevent you from becoming homeless or to find you suitable, alternative accommodation if your home is unsuitable due to your care/health needs.
Age UK – Housing options advice.
Extra care housing – Information for Strand Court and how to apply.
Carelink – For the elderly and vulnerable, remaining in the comfort of their own home is essential to their quality of life. The Carelink Alarm gives an alternative to moving into a care home or having home care visits. The plug in system works using an existing telephone line and connects to a 24/7 monitoring centre. With a push of a button, help is available day or night for those concerned they may fall at home. If you think this may be beneficial to you please contact Carelink on 01472 312312.
Abbeyfield – Providing housing, residential care and supporting the needs of older people.
Anchor – Over 55s
Hanover – Over 60s
Housing21 – Over 60s
If you need the Homeless Prevention service help, you can fill in the online service request form or call Focus 01472 256 256.