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Ashley Foundation - Elm House

Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

Young single homeless people with support needs, including people with drug or alcohol problems, mental health problems or ex-offenders. Those with a local connection to Blackpool are prioritised.

Who we cannot help




Minimum age accepted


Maximum age accepted


How to get a referral

Referral agencies

All referrals come through Blackpool Council.

Referral procedure

Call Monday to Friday Blackpool Housing Options team on:01253 477908

Length of stay

Minimum stay

≤ 1 Month

Maximum stay

2 Years

Support and accommodation

Support offered

3 day time staff plus 1 member of staff on shift each night providing waking cover. Keywork system, contact with support worker on a daily basis. Support plans with agreed outcomes, reviewed monthly. Staff provide advice and support with budgeting, life skills, training and accessing other services.

Total spaces



2 single rooms plus 4 emergency bed units.

Further information

Public transport

Blackpool North train and bus station - 10 minutes walk.