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sheltered housing

a group of dwelling-houses which, having regard to their design, size and other features, are particularly suitable for occupation by elderly people (or by people who are disabled or infirm or in some other way vulnerable) and which, for the purposes of such occupation, are provided with facilities substantially different from those of ordinary dwelling-houses.
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The callous criminals had walked into the sheltered accommodation at 2.30pm on Sunday, September 30.
Neighbours at his sheltered accommodation in Birmingham, where he had moved to from London's Barking, told the Birmingham Mail's sister newspaper The Mirror that the pensioner would blare out classical music and ignore their pleas to turn it down.
In the first study of its kind, University of Sunderland graduate and public health expert Dr Annette Payne has carried out a study examining why those in sheltered accommodation are consuming alcohol.
The research concludes that much more needs to be done to support older people living in sheltered accommodation in limiting alcohol consumption.
Proposals have been unveiled to convert the two warden accommodation maisonettes at Springdale Court in Attleborough Road, Nuneaton to four sheltered accommodation flats.
Jeanette West, who managed the sheltered accommodation complex, said she had been really upset to learn about Mr Hudson's death.
In a sober moment, you need to explain to him that your mum needs to go into sheltered accommodation and that with three young children, you just can't have him live with you.
She said: "It looks as though my constituent qualifies for an exemption to the bedroom tax as he lives in sheltered accommodation and receives support as a result of his disability.
"This area has a lot of sheltered accommodation for older people and they have moved here for a quiet life.
It will be recording readings of eight stories from the anthology for a project for residential homes and sheltered accommodation schemes.
This is because I live in sheltered accommodation in a block of 25 flats and a guest room.