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sheltered housing

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(Social Welfare) accommodation designed esp for the elderly or infirm consisting of a group of individual premises, often with some shared facilities and a caretaker. Also called: sheltered accommodation or sheltered homes
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TWO female burglars helped themselves to jewellery and cash in front of their horrified elderly victims during a "despicable" raid at sheltered accommodation.
A MAN who was filmed racially abusing an elderly woman on a Ryanair flight has been identified and is living in sheltered accommodation in Birmingham.
THOUSANDS of leaflets have been distributed to the elderly after pioneering university research revealed the reasons behind older people in sheltered accommodation turning to alcohol.
In the first study of its kind, University of Sunderland graduate and public health expert Dr Annette Payne has carried out research examining why those in sheltered accommodation are consuming alcohol.
FORMER wardens flats could soon be transformed into desperately needed sheltered accommodation homes across Nuneaton and Bedworth.
The dad-of-two had since moved into sheltered accommodation on Walker Street, Thornhill Lees, where he had been a 'sociable' and 'liked' resident.
However that cash - along with another PS1,300 and theatre tickets - were taken from inside Middlesbrough's Runswick House, the sheltered accommodation which is home to the fundraisers.
However, her health is getting worse and she's thinking of going into sheltered accommodation.
Firefighters were called to the sheltered accommodation property in Madryn Dysw, Amlwch on Anglesey just after 3.30am yesterday morning.
"I live in sheltered accommodation and one of the extra bedrooms is for an overnight carer to stay in, while the other is a boxroom used to store medical equipment in relation to my disability.