Extra Care Housing is part of the provision of the support available to vulnerable older people living within the London Borough of Hillingdon. Primary eligibility criteria include:
- Applicant will have a completed community care assessment (or similar), identifying both housing and care needs.- Aged 65 or over, though over 55 with exceptional circumstances.- Can demonstrate housing equity or other assets below the eligibility threshold set in Hillingdon's Social Housing Allocations policy.- Applicants are ordinarily residents in the London Borough of Hillingdon (although the predominant need for care and support may override the habitual residency test).
The Extra Care Panel will only consider fully completed referrals that include all relevant supporting information.(Please do not use full stops as a date separator ie 1.1.17, use a slash ie 1/1/17)
See staff guidance document;https://drive.google.com/open?id=1w3nx9X9H0H88xYTQadIRTS8ad5bP_wSz4QjffvFnYdo