Depaul UK - Burnage Lane Project
Who is the project for?
Who do we help?
Young rough sleepers aged 16 to 25 with complex needs.
Minimum age accepted
Maximum age accepted
How to get a referral
Referrals accepted from Centrepoint
Centrepoint Manchester Mon to Fri 9-5pm on 0161 228 7654.
Referral through MAS gateway by Manchester city council.
Length of stay
≤ 1 Month
6 months - 1 Year
Support and accommodation
5 full time staff plus volunteers, including waking night staff. Support session system (3 residents per worker), with compulsory weekly/fortnightly meetings. Action plans with agreed outcomes, devised in consultation with service user and external agencies, reviewed regularly. Staff offer support around housing, budgeting, benefits, independent living, resettlement, and substance misuse.
Around the clock supported housing Single rooms with shared showers. Plus one PACE bed. Shared kitchen, living room, toilets and garden.
197 bus on Burnage Lane 2 mins walk from project. 50 bus on Kingsway 5 mins walk from project.