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Extra care housing in Hertfordshire – Silkin Court


What is extra care housing?

Extra care is sometimes known as assisted living or sheltered housing.

This is when a resident owns, rents or part-rents their own purpose-built home within a scheme that provides communal spaces and care support for them.

Our services are commissioned by the local authorities and are available to people living at, or moving to, selected schemes.

If you have a tenancy at Silkin Court extra care housing in Hertfordshire, you may be eligible for a personalised care plan with us.

If you are a tenant at Silkin Court and would like us to support you, please call our office on 07458 111802

Silkin Court extra care housing

At Silkin Court, residents can live independently in one of the 45 self-contained flats; safe in the knowledge that help is on hand 24/7 should it be needed.

The whole site is wheelchair accessible, including the range of communal areas such as lounge, activities room, shop, hairdressing salon, and garden. There are also guest facilities for family members visiting Silkin Court and a short stay flat set up for initial assessments.

Registered Manager for Silkin Court, Bev White, said:

Silkin Court has a short stay assessment flat that is fully fitted with adaptions, this allows us to assess a person’s needs before they decide if they would like to move into Silkin Court.

The unfurnished properties allow residents to make it their home, with their own style and possessions around them.

Life at Silkin Court

Throughout the year, regular social activities are organised by residents. Bingo, coffee mornings and a luncheon club are all popular.

For those who enjoy the outdoors, there is a beautiful communal garden, carefully maintained by the residents’ gardening club.

Local amenities

Silkin Court extra care housing in Hertfordshire sits within close proximity to both the town centre and local amenities.

There is a bus stop just down from the extra care scheme, with direct routes to the town centre containing shops, a post office and GP.

On-site care team

The presence of professional care staff, on site 24/7, mean that those living at Silkin Court extra care in Hertfordshire can retain their independence, safe in the knowledge that support is available when they need it.

We have been delivering affordable, reliable and flexible care for more than 35 years. Our extra care team has a wealth of experience in providing excellent care with skill, dedication and a smile.

No matter what your needs, our tailored care plans put you first. As a result, every individual’s care is just that; individual.


Our partner

Landlord: Stevenage Borough Council



To enquire about living at Silkin Court

Call Stevenage Borough Council on: 01438 242242


If you are an existing tenant wanting to receive care

Call the Silkin Court Agincare team on: 07458 111802
Or email: tara.wales@agincare.com

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