Connect HA - Hollinbank House and Lavender Croft
Who is the project for?
Who do we help?
Young single homeless people aged 16-25 with support needs.
Who we cannot help
No Automatic Exclusions.
Minimum age accepted
Maximum age accepted
How to get a referral
Accept self referrals and referrals from any agency.
Phone, call in or write for an application form, completed by applicant and referral agency prior to interview. Require proof of ID, eg birth certificate, passport, official letter.
Length of stay
≤ 1 Month
Support and accommodation
3 full-time and 2 part-time staff, 24 hour waking cover. Key-work system (10-12 residents per key worker), weekly meetings. Needs assessments and support plans with agreed outcomes, reviewed monthly. Compulsory support programme. Staff offer help with independent living skills, and advice on housing and careers.
Dewsbury/Batley train station - 15 minutes walk. Buses 221, 268, X33.