Bournemouth Churches HA -Dorset Young People's Services
Who is the project for?
Who do we help?
Young single homeless people aged 18 - 24,. 8 x with high support needs, can include care leavers. Priority to applicants with a local connection to East Dorset. Applicants must be willing to engage with the support on offer.
Minimum age accepted
Maximum age accepted
How to get a referral
Accept referrals from East Dorset Housing Association, Leaving Care Teams, 18+ teams, Purbeck District Council, North Dorset District Council and Social Services.
Housing options meeting held at Dorset Council Housing (East). Require proof of ID and background information (including proof of estrangement if applicant aged under 18).
Length of stay
Support and accommodation
Staff currently on site 24/7. Each resident allocated a support worker, night response team for serious issues over night, Staff offer support with social and life skills, independent living, obtaining benefits, gaining employment and realising training opportunities.
Poole train station - 7 miles. Buses 3, 13 - 2 mins walk.