Support for you

Supporting you to keep safe, independent and included in your community

Supported Housing offers a wide range of support services to residents in Stevenage to help them to live independently in their home.


Supporting you to live in your home

Stevenage Careline Alarm Service

An emergence response service attending your emergency 24/7, 365 days a year. This unique service provides peace of mind and support to anyone who feels at risk for any reason.

Tenancy Support

Our tenancy support team provides support to residents in temporary or emergency accommodation offering debt and money management advice, they work with many different support agencies to get you the help and support you need.

Community Support

Bringing the support provided in Independent Living schemes to council tenants living in their own homes in the community with regular contact and support from our supported housing officers. This service is for anyone over the age of 55 who needs short or long term support.


Moving to Independent Living Schemes

Independent Living

We have a number of Independent Living schemes across the town, two of which are Flexicare, providing extra care and support. Independent living offers you your own self-contained accommodation, with the reassurance of an experienced supporting housing officer on hand to offer help, support and advice alongside emergency assistance as and when required.

Flexicare Schemes

We have two Flexicare schemes in Stevenage, Silkin Court & Fred Millard Court. Flexicare is independent living accommodation with a care team based on site to give you the extra care and support when you need it.


Temporary and Emergency Accommodation

Supporting you to live in temporary and emergency accommodation

The Tenancy Support team manage the council’s temporary and emergency accommodation. There are two types of homeless accommodation, stage one or emergency accommodation, and stage two or second stage accommodation.


Independent Living News

Our Independent Living newsletter is a great source of information for our Careline customers and Independent Living residents and is produced twice a year.

Winter 2017

Contact us

Supported Housing
Daneshill House
Danestrete
Stevenage
SG1 1HN

Tel: 01438 242666
supported.housing@stevenage.gov.uk