Sheltered housing - facilities and how to apply

How to apply for sheltered accommodation

Who is eligible?

To apply for sheltered housing, you must be capable of living independently but feel you would benefit from the services provided by sheltered housing. Applicants must normally be over the age of 60, or over 55 with a medical problem or disability.

Applicants must also satisfy the supporting people assessment. This is an assessment that the council will carry out to ensure that your needs will be met within a sheltered housing scheme.

For further information on supporting people assessments, please visit Sheltered and Supported Housing (

How to apply

You will need to complete a housing application form (PDF) and a Medical Priority application form (PDF).

For further information visit sheltered schemes or contact the Allocations Team on 01455 238141.

Last updated: 07/04/2017 15:07