Ashley Foundation - Union House
Who is the project for?
Who do we help?
Single homeless men with support needs. Local connection preferred.
Who we cannot help
History of arson, violence, or sex offence.
Minimum age accepted
Maximum age accepted
How to get a referral
Accept self referrals and referrals from any agency. Many referrals come from Housing Needs, local hospitals, Drug and Alcohol services.
Phone Mon-Fri 8am-4pm to arrange an interview.
Length of stay
≤ 1 Month
Support and accommodation
9 full time and 2 part time staff, 24 hour waking cover. Compulsory keywork system (17-20 residents per key worker), monthly-quarterly keywork meetings. Action plans with agreed outcomes, reviewed monthly-quarterly. Staff provide support with independent living skills, claiming benefits and any other concerns.
Blackburn train and bus stations - 5 minutes walk.