Look Ahead Care and Support - Manor Place
Who is the project for?
Who do we help?
Single homeless women with medium to high level support needs, including those with mental health issues, alcohol and/or drug use and women escaping domestic violence. Must have a local connection to Southwark and some basic life skills.
Who we cannot help
History of arson. Needs too high. Recent history of arson.
Minimum age accepted
Maximum age accepted
How to get a referral
All referrals via Southwark Housing Options team. Priority to Southwark based agencies with women having local connections to the borough.
Vacancies first offered to LB Southwark Housing Options - phone Mon-Fri 9am-5pm - and then to other agencies only if it is unable to fill vacancy. Referral form, interview and assessment. Require proof of ID and income/eligibility for benefits.
Length of stay
Support and accommodation
10 staff, 24 hour waking cover. Residents choose their own support worker and how they want their support delivered through personalisation programme. Support plans, regular meetings. Staff available daily for general support and advice.
Elephant & Castle or Kennington tubes. Buses 12, 35, 36, 40, 45, 68, 171, 176, 486.