In the early hours of the morning of Tuesday 15 December, there was a serious fire at a home ownership sheltered housing scheme, Ashley Court, in Hatfield. Ashley Court is a low rise building.
All residents are accounted for and are being supported.
A spokesperson for Sanctuary said:
“We are offering the emergency services any assistance they need as they deal with this fire and will work closely with the fire service when they begin to investigate its cause.
“Our thoughts are with everyone affected by this devastating incident and we are working closely with Welwyn Hatfield Borough Council to support the residents, including arranging emergency accommodation for any who cannot immediately return to their homes.”