Access Community Trust - Lowestoft, Avenue Mansions
Who is the project for?
Who do we help?
Young single homeless people and those threatened with homelessness. No local connection required. Priority to those who have already spent some time in supported housing.
Who we cannot help
Alcohol dependant individuals. Schedule 1 offenders/ People posing a risk to children.
Sex offenders. Recent history of arson.
Minimum age accepted
Maximum age accepted
How to get a referral
Suffolk County Council homeless link only
Via Suffolk County Council - apply via the homeless link. An online application will need to be submitted, then if successful an interview will be offered, contact details are taken off form to arrange a time and date. Direct access no longer permitted.
Length of stay
Support and accommodation
Staff provides a key worker system, regular meetings. Advice and support around independent living skills, budgeting, cooking, accessing benefits, training
Referral to specialist services if needed. Staff are available daily from 9 am -9 pm and on the phone 24/7.
The nearest bus/train station is in the town centre a 30-minute walk. There are bus stops within a 5-minute walk from the project.