About Sanctuary

Affordable housing, care, development and commercial services

One of the UK’s leading providers of housing, care and commercial services, Sanctuary employs more than 13,000 people and manages over 105,000 homes throughout England and Scotland, including general rented, retirement living, supported housing, student and key worker accommodation, and care homes.

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Affordable housing

Our portfolio of properties includes general needs housing, supported housing and housing for older people.



We have an ambitious development programme to deliver more homes than ever before, supporting more people into home ownership, as well as helping to meet the need for additional rented homes.



A leading provider of care homes for older people, we offer a range of long and short-term care across around 100 care homes in England and Scotland.



Our commercial directorate includes managing a portfolio of market rent and commercial properties.


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We are committed to building affordable homes and sustainable communities where people choose to live. Visit our Investors section to find out more.


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A picture of How the pandemic has impacted young people in supported housing
Supported Living, Investors
5 May 2021
How the pandemic has impacted young people in supported housing

Young people may not have been highest risk for coronavirus, but what about the risks to their mental and educational wellbeing? Sara Keetley, our Operations Director - Sanctuary Supported Living, talks exclusively to Inside Housing.

A picture of Sanctuary signs up for Hedgehog Highways
Housing, Community
15 July 2021
Sanctuary signs up for Hedgehog Highways

Sanctuary has pledged to install hedgehog-sized holes in the garden fences of all its new homes, encouraging free movement of local wildlife.

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