Homes for the over 50s
Find out about our housing options for older people
Sometimes described as sheltered housing or retirement housing, our homes for the over 50’s have a 24-hour emergency alarm system and on-site staff providing support.
Common features may include a shared lounge, shared laundry facilities, guest suite, computer rooms, mobile scooter storage.
Our older residents can also benefit from the many services we offer — from social activities and community events to daycare programmes and befriending schemes.
If you're not a Peabody tenant and would like to move into a Peabody home for the over-50s, please contact your local authority.
I am a Peabody tenant
We have a floating support service for residents aged 60 and above.
Older People’s Shared Ownership scheme
Aged 55 or above? You may be able to buy a share of a property in London through the Older People’s Shared Ownership scheme. This is a government scheme, for people looking for low-cost options to rent or buy a home.