Extra Care Housing

Extra Care Housing can also be known as assisted living. The support helps to maintain independence as you have your own self-contained flat or bungalow provided through a private tenancy but with the reassurance staff are available to provide support and personal care as required and 24-hour emergency help. Staff are based on site and there are opportunities to join activities with other people living in the scheme creating a real sense of community. 

Cumbria Care currently provide support to Extra Care Housing schemes in 5 areas: