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Accommodation

Christian Action Housing - Young People Services


Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

Young single people aged 16-24 with low to high support needs who are homeless or are at risk of homelessness. Can accept care leavers. Must have a local connection to LB Enfield or Haringey.

Who we cannot help

People with a history of arson, serious violence and sex offending. People who do not have an income.

Gender

Mixed

Minimum age accepted

16

Maximum age accepted

24

How to get a referral

Referral agencies

All referrals can be self-referral or via an agency or social services for under 18.

Referral procedure

To make a referral contact 0208 807 1988, complete a screening tool and client will be invited for an interview. Waiting list very long at present for 18+ services.

Length of stay

Minimum stay

3-6 Months

Maximum stay

2 Years

Support and accommodation


Support offered

3-4 full time staff on-site 8am-10pm at each service, security guard 10pm-8am, emergency on-call system. Keywork system with weekly/fortnightly or monthly meetings. Support plans with agreed outcomes, reviewed at least monthly or every 6 months. Referral agency, key professionals and relatives are invited to be involved in support planning process. Support provided around benefits, life skills, employment and training and access to specialist services.

Total spaces

14

Units

Room in shared flats or houses, some self-contained at Enfield Foyer.