Marsha Phoenix Memorial Trust
Who is the project for?
Who do we help?
Young single homeless women aged 16-25. Priority to those with a Lewisham connection.
Who we cannot help
Women with a history of arson, violence or sexual offences. Women with drug or alcohol problems. Those with high mental health support needs. However, each case is considered on its merits.
Minimum age accepted
Maximum age accepted
How to get a referral
Referrals only by LB Lewisham's SHIP Team.
Phone Mon-Fri 9am-5pm to check vacancies. Application form completed by referral agency and prospective resident. Interview. Require social reports and written report from referral agency.
Length of stay
Support and accommodation
6 full time, 7 part time staff, 24 hour cover. key worker system with monthly meetings. Action plans with agreed outcomes, reviewed quarterly. Provide advice on benefits, housing, education and training. In house education and wellbeing activities. In-house counselling service.
21 at project 6 in second stage.
Lewisham, Brockley, St Johns train stations - 10 mins walk. Buses 21, 36, 122, 171, 484.