IMPAKT Housing & Support - Cornerstone House
Who is the project for?
Who do we help?
Young single homeless people aged 16-24 who have a low-medium support need. Most bed spaces require applicants to have a local connection to Bedford Borough, however we have a limited number of bed spaces for people who are out of area.
Who we cannot help
Schedule 1 offenders. Sex offenders. Needs too high. Recent history of arson.
Minimum age accepted
Maximum age accepted
How to get a referral
Referrals can be received from any agency working with a person who requires accommodation. We also accept self-referrals.
Contact Housing Advice or Supporting People via Bedford Borough Council on 01234 267422. Applicants can self refer by contacting 01234 307700. Police checks are carried out on all applicants.
Length of stay
Support and accommodation
Residents are allocated a Housing Coach who will meet with them on a weekly or fortnightly basis to support them to acquire independent living skills, such as cooking and managing their income. 2 full time Housing Coaches, a Team Leader and Admin assistant are available Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm. An out of hours on call number is also provided.
Own bedroom, shared kitchens and bathrooms on each floor
Bedford train station - 5 minutes walk. Bus station - 10 minutes walk.