LB Southwark - Keyworth Street Hostel
Who is the project for?
Who do we help?
Single homeless men aged 18 and above with support needs. Must have a local connection to LB Southwark.
Who we cannot help
No automatic exclusions.
Minimum age accepted
Maximum age accepted
How to get a referral
Accept referrals from any agency via LB Southwark Housing Options Centre only.
Agency referrals via LB Southwark Housing Options Centre, application form and interview. Interview with project when a vacancy arises.
Length of stay
Support and accommodation
6 staff working Monday – Friday. Out of hours is covered by security officers. Keywork system with weekly and monthly meetings. Support plans with agreed outcomes, reviewed every 1 month. Risk management plan is reviewed every 3 months. Staff provide support around independent living skills and help with move-on accommodation. Staff assist residents to claim housing benefit and maximise their benefits.
grouped into clusters of 5-6, each with a lounge, small kitchen and bathroom.
Project: Elephant & Castle tube - 1 minute walk.