DePaul UK - Willesden Hostel
Who is the project for?
Who do we help?
Young single homeless people aged 16-25 with medium support needs. Priority to those with a local connection to LB Brent.
Who we cannot help
History of arson. Needs too high. Danger to self or others/Antisocial behaviour. Significant Mental Health Needs.
Minimum age accepted
Maximum age accepted
How to get a referral
Brent Single Pathway Housing Needs Service
Phone 9am-5pm daily. Application form completed by applicant and agency prior to interview. If accepted, can move in day after interview. Require proof of ID.
Length of stay
Support and accommodation
4 full time project workers and 2 full time night staff, 24 hour waking cover. Compulsory keywork system (approx 5 residents per key worker), with weekly meetings. Support plans with agreed outcomes, reviewed quarterly. Staff provide support around independent living skills, budgeting, employment and training. Offer money management training and family mediation.
In clusters of 3, 4 and 7. Plus 6 mothers and baby units.
Willesden Green tube - 5 minutes walk. Bus 98.