Look Ahead - The Vineries
Who is the project for?
Who do we help?
Young single homeless people aged 16-19. Must have a local connection to LB Barking & Dagenham.
Minimum age accepted
Maximum age accepted
How to get a referral
Only accept referrals from LB Barking & Dagenham Homeless Persons Unit and Social Services.
Phone Mon-Fri 9am-9pm. Interview. Application form. Require background information for Social Services referrals, attendance at interview with applicant and provision of ongoing support if necessary. Referrals received from Housing Team or Social Services – contact them in the first instance. They will complete a form and pass onto the service. Assessment will take place at the service.
Length of stay
Support and accommodation
5 support staff on site daily 8am-9pm, night time security staff daily 9pm-8am. Individual support from a designated support worker, completion of a personalised support plan and risk management plan.
Kitchens and bathrooms shared between 4 residents.
Dagenham Heathway tube - 5 minutes walk.