Richmondshire District Council

Sheltered housing locations

We have seven sheltered housing schemes at:

  • Barton
  • Brompton on Swale
  • Catterick Village
  • Colburn
  • Leyburn
  • Reeth
  • Richmond

How much it costs

The following charges apply:

  • Weekly rent charges for accommodation
  • Weekly support charge for the warden and emergency call services
  • Weekly services charges that include:
    • communal cleaning (such as hoovering, dusting, wiping down services, emptying bins)
    • grounds maintenance (for example grass cutting, maintenance of planted areas, weed killing)
    • communal electric (for example lighting, heating charges, scooter charging and laundry facilities)
    • communal water and drainage charges (for example for using communal washers, toilets, showers and baths)
    • maintenance contracts in communal areas (such as fire alarm systems, emergency lighting, door entry system, laundry equipment)
    • costs of fixtures and fittings (for example replacement of equipment and furniture costs)
    • window cleaning costsĀ 
    • out of hours security such as the resident warden living on site
    • management of the service by council staff providing support services to the scheme

If you're on a low income or receive certain benefits, you may be entitled to financial help.

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