The Council has a number of sheltered
housing schemes which contain accommodation which is
self-contained homes. Primarily sheltered housing is set up to
cater for older people providing care and support to tenants who
find living alone difficult. However in recent years, younger
tenants fulfilling the entry requirements have been offered
Our sheltered housing schemes are
managed by the Independent Living Service out of three
sheltered housing “hubs” based at
- Boothby Court (North)
- Holmcroft House (Central)
- Clifton Court (South).
seven day service provide essential support to
tenants by regularly contacting them and keeping in touch with
families and support services, they do not provide medical or
nursing assistance to tenants but can help with linking the
relevant support needed by elder residents.
The Independent Living Team work
with all older and vulnerable residents and not just those who live
in sheltered schemes.
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