Housing choices

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Your housing options

Are you starting to think about where to live?

Start here for information about the different options and where to find out more about the sort of housing that interests you.

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Moving in with family

In many cases, moving in with family works well, but you must make sure you are all being realistic about what to expect.

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Sheltered housing

Sheltered housing, designed for older people, usually includes an alarm system, communal areas and a scheme mananger.

Park homes

We explain the legal situation of Park homes, also known as mobile homes.
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Gifted Housing Service

Under this scheme, you donate your property to the charity and we'll help you stay in your home as long as possible.
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How we help: care

Our vision is for all older people to be able to access the help they need to stay well and independent and to live in suitable housing, in age-friendly neighbourhoods, for as long as they want.

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We are grateful for the generous support of Dr Naim Dangoor CBE
and The Exilarch's Foundation


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Age UK Advice:
0800 169 6565
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