About this scheme

A fresh approach to housing for older people who wish to live safely and independently within the community with optional, individual packages of care & support.​

Llys Enfys, Llanishen, is a high quality community housing and care scheme for older people which has been developed in partnership with Cardiff City Council. The scheme comprises of a total of 102 self-contained apartments with a mix of 1 and predominantly 2 bedrooms.​

An appointed organisation is available on site and will provide personal care to those who have been assessed and meet the Council’s eligibility criteria. Within the scheme there are a number of flats which will meet the needs of varying levels of support which includes 60 flats for Extra Care, 7 of which are specifically designed and adapted for older people with memory loss or dementia. There are also 8 flats for disabled young adults with an additional 34 flats available for older people to rent.

Facilities at Llys Enfys include a shop, library, laundry room, hair and beauty salon as well as the main communal lounge and restaurant. The scheme design is in line with Linc’s high standards, and includes some features aimed at assisting residents with sight loss or memory loss to enjoy full access to the building. RNIB Cymru has been involved as a key partner in the design.