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Birkenhead Forum HA - The Lock and The Quays

Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

Young single homeless people aged 18-25 with low-medium support needs. Local connection required.

Who we cannot help

No Automatic Exclusions.



Minimum age accepted


Maximum age accepted


How to get a referral

Referral agencies

Cheshire West & Chester Housing Solutions, tel 0300 123 2442.

Referral procedure

Via our free phone Housing Allocations Team 0800 234 6007

Length of stay

Minimum stay

1-3 Months

Maximum stay

2 Years

Support and accommodation

Support offered

Staff on-site 24 hours at The Lock, with waking night cover. A lower level of support and emergency on-call service is provided for residents at The Quays. Residents in the dispersed Ellesmere Port houses are given visiting support.

Total spaces



8 units each at The Lock and The Quays.

Further information

Public transport

Ellesmere Port train station