Derbyshire Dales Housing Options Service

Helping you consider your present and future housing needs

What does it do?

The Derbyshire Dales Housing Options Service is a specialist information and advice service. We can help you consider your present and future housing needs. Our support can help you maximise your income, get the help and equipment you need to remain independent or support you to move to a more suitable home.

Our service is: free, confidential and independent and offers individual 1:1 support, whether you are a tenant or a homeowner. Anyone can refer to the service: you, a friend, family, carer or support workers.

Our support may cover:
• Moving home
• ‘Choice-based lettings’ 
• Benefits and welfare rights
• Home adaptations and aids
• Support services
• Residential, nursing care and extra-care
• Equity release and self finance

You will work with our professional, well-trained staff to explore your needs. We will support you to make informed decisions about what is best for you now and in the future. Your Housing Options Adviser works for you to achieve the best possible outcome.

Who it is for?

Older people in Derbyshire Dales area

Where it is available?

Local service (Derbyshire Dales).

What it costs:

Our service is free.

How to access or apply for it:

Anyone can refer to the service: you, a friend, family carer or support workers.

Please call us on 01629 706 604
Alternatively you can email us at ageukdd@derbyshiredales.gov.uk.

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Info last updated:

30/03/2021