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How to apply for sheltered housing

You need to complete an online application form so that your circumstances can be considered

 

You need to fill in an application form so that your circumstances can be considered.  You will then be assigned a place on the Housing Need Register:

East Kent Housing is not responsible for the Housing Need Register or lettings; this remains a function of the Council. 

You need to fill in an application form so that your circumstances can be considered.  You will then be assigned a place on the Housing Need Register.  

If you wish to apply for Sheltered Housing, please contact:

East Kent Housing is not responsible for the Housing Need Register or lettings; this remains a function of the Council. 

You need to fill in an application form so that your circumstances can be considered.  You will then be assigned a place on the Housing Need Register.  If you wish to apply for Sheltered Housing, please:

  • Visit the Shepway District Council website
  • Email: housing@shepway.gov.uk
  • Call: 01303 853 300
  • Write: Shepway District Council, Civic Centre, Castle Hill Avenue, Folkestone, Kent, CT20 2QY

East Kent Housing is not responsible for the Housing Need Register or lettings; this remains a function of the Council. 

In Thanet we don't own or manage any accommodation which is targeted directly for older people; however, we work with a number of our partner housing associations who own sheltered housing, warden assisted housing and also enhanced extra care accommodation.

Enquiries for housing for older people and sheltered accommodation can be taken by Thanet District Council's Housing Options team and they will seek to assist you or signpost you to the relevant housing associations. The Housing Options Team can be contacted:

The following Registered Social Landlords provide housing for older people

You are welcome to visit a scheme before you decide if sheltered housing is for you - contact the team to arrange this.

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