Forbes Court sheltered housing

Forbes Court building with tree and grass area in the foregroundOn this page you will find information about Forbes Court sheltered housing:


Forbes Court is located within the village of New Pitsligo. The full address is:

Forbes Court
Low Street
New Pitsligo
AB43 6NW

There is a convenience shop within one hundred yards of the scheme, as well as:

  • a local GP Practice
  • chemist
  • fish and chip shop
  • post office

There is a bus service to the towns of Fraserburgh and Banff, which offers large supermarkets, a good range of shops, and sports centres.


Forbes Court has sixteen flats across three levels, with:

  • lift access to the first floor
  • a communal lounge
  • laundry facilities
  • gardens

Each flat has:

  • electric central heating
  • double glazing
  • fitted kitchens

Forbes Court is fitted with a door entry system and all properties are connected to the Community Alarm Service.


Many sheltered housing communities offer opportunities to engage with other tenants and participate in activities. The communal areas such as lounges and gardens provide space tenants can use for relaxation and casual socialising.

Activities vary from community to community, and can include:

  • fish and chip nights
  • bingo
  • dominoes
  • craft clubs
  • concerts

Tenants are regularly consulted regarding future activities and encouraged to contribute suggestions. Available activities will be advertised on the notice board within Forbes Court.


For general enquiries about sheltered housing please email or phone 01467 468154.

For questions about Forbes Court please email or phone 01358 281139

If you wish to apply for sheltered housing you can do so through our housing portal.