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Extra care housing


Extra care housing is an increasingly popular choice for people aged 55 and over. They offer a real alternative to residential care, whilst enabling people to remain as independent as possible.

What it can offer

Extra care housing offers:

  • self contained accommodation
  • an opportunity to become owner/occupiers, shared owners, or leaseholders
  • access to 24 hour care on site (flexible care packages according to need)

They may also provide:

  • communal areas, including shops
  • hairdressing services
  • laundry services
  • library services
  • hobby rooms


Extra care housing in Buckinghamshire

Heritage Care

Currently in Buckinghamshire we have 48 Extra Care housing units with Heritage Care in partnership with Riverside ECHG.

We are seeking to expand our provision over the next few years to provide larger and more specialist schemes.

Hightown Praetorian and Churches Housing Association

We also have a purpose built Extra Care Housing unit 'The Elms' in Aylesbury, comprising of 28 flats.

The Elms also provides community lunches and activities.


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