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Sheltered accommodation


Sheltered accommodation provides a comfortable, convenient and secure accommodation whilst giving full independence with the support of a resident sheltered housing scheme officer and 24 hour emergency alarm system.

The scheme officer will:

  • Call 5 days a week, if required, to see how the residents are
  • Respond to emergencies and liaise with the appropriate people
  • Check equipment and alarms system
  • Will support the organisation of social activities for residents

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For further information about adult social care in Gateshead contact:
Adult Social Care Direct, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week
Phone: 0191 433 7033
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