sheltered housing


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sheltered housing

Accommodations (typically in the form of one-bedroom flats/studio apartments) in which older people can live independently with the assistance of a scheme manager or warden. Laundry facilities and a communal lounge are generally provided.
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Pauline Clarke, organiser for the residents' group, said:"Our sheltered housing complex currently has no suitable area we can gather together for social purposes.We need to raise funds to help build a sun lounge extension on the premises, which will help combat loneliness and isolation experienced by some of the residents.
Walk this way The exercise has helped sheltered housing tenants
I've done a fair bit of campaigning recently on the state of the city's housing stock, from the condition of our hostels to difficulties in getting home adaptations, right through to the proliferation of Airbnbs, but this group rightly wanted to know what I was doing for people in sheltered housing.
He added: "These assessments form part of our improvement plan for sheltered housing complexes and will help us provide the most appropriate care and support for people to continue living independently."
Residents and relatives are campaigning to save Oathills Lea sheltered housing in Tarporley, run by Weaver Vale Housing Trust.
Woodland View sheltered housing scheme in Wattsville is currently undergoing a transformation as part of the programme.
In a statement, the borough council said that they have drawn up a raft of proposals following a consultation into changing what is known as the sheltered housing service.
TENANTS at a sheltered housing scheme will be asked for their views on plans to introduce younger people into the development.
London, United Kingdom, June 21, 2015 --(PR.com)-- As housing providers and commissioners adapt to a changing funding landscape, new roles and responsibilities under the Care Act and an increasingly ageing population, this well-timed event will showcase new approaches and nationally recognised examples of excellence in sheltered housing.
I honour Mr John Badger for his outspoken stance on the current conditions in sheltered housing, and I honour Kate Proctor for covering the story and you for running it.
I live in so-called sheltered housing. What a joke.
HUYTON: FOUR sheltered housing organisations are inviting residents and members of the public to a Elder Abuse Awareness Day.