Extra Care Sheltered Housing

Living in an extra care housing scheme gives you  care and support to help you live independently

Our purpose-built rented accommodation includes one and two-bedroom self-contained apartments. You have your own private living space with a team on site to manage the property and provide care and support when you need it.

There are also shared facilities that you can use and enjoy, such as:

  • Lounges and dining rooms
  • Laundry
  • Garden

We have the following Extra Care Housing schemes in Bournemouth:

  • Hibberd Court, Ensbury Park
  • Kingsley House, Moordown
  • Vale Road, Boscombe

We have additional Extra Care Housing schemes which offer low, medium and high level support and are banded in accordance with your support needs.   

  • Brushett House, Draper Road, Kinson
  • Craigleith, Boscombe

Who can live in Extra Care Housing

You can apply to live in Extra Care Housing if you are:

  • Over 55
  • Eligible for Bournemouth Council’s Housing Register
  • Are physically or mentally frail or have a long-term condition
  • Living in housing that can’t be adapted to meet your needs
  • Already living in a care home, or are thinking of moving to one, and would prefer to live independently with support
  • Don’t have the finances for a private scheme

To find out more, get in touch with Bournemouth Care Direct.