There are 15 sheltered housing schemes located across Ipswich. All the schemes offer residents a safe, secure and comfortable environment, but every scheme retains its own unique identity.
The Ipswich Borough Council sheltered housing schemes are detailed below.
Each scheme has a dedicated manager who is responsible for the day-to-day running of the scheme. This includes:
The scheme managers are not permitted to:
Each scheme has an appointed cleaner or cleaning contractor who maintains the communal areas and a caretaking team that carries out routine maintenance, decorating and specialised cleaning of the communal areas.
Help is available for residents 24 hours a day in emergency situations. The scheme manager can be contacted during the day, and an emergency alarm service, linked to Ipswich HEARS, is available out of hours.