Manchester City Council - Woodward Court
Who is the project for?
Who do we help?
All adult homeless households who have presented as homeless to Manchester City Council with low-medium support needs. Can accept mixed and same sex couples, groups, and those with multiple needs. Manchester connection preferred.
Who we cannot help
No Automatic Exclusions.
Minimum age accepted
Maximum age accepted
How to get a referral
Only accept referrals from the Manchester City Council homeless assessment team and other Manchester City Council run temporary accommodation units.
No self referrals. Referrals made via MCC Move on Support Worker and Housing Solutions Team. Require proof of ID, National Insurance number and income.
Length of stay
Support and accommodation
14 full time staff, 24 hour waking cover. Keywork system (average 6 residents per worker), meetings at least monthly. Support plans with agreed outcomes drawn up by support worker, resident and other involved agencies. Initial plan written within 1 week of moving in and reviewed at least once a month. Staff offer "housing-related support with holistic support planning."
In flats in 1 tower block 48 are emergency bedspaces.
Buses 76, 77 from city centre to Butler Street - bus stop 2-3 mins walk.