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Onward Homes Limited - Alt Bank House

Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

Single homeless people with support needs. Priority given to with a local connection to Knowsley.



Minimum age accepted


Maximum age accepted


How to get a referral

Referral agencies

Accept Mainstay referrals.

Referral procedure

Mainstay applications and assessments can be completed at Alt Bank House or with Knowsley Housing Options.

Length of stay

Minimum stay

1 Night

Maximum stay

6 months - 1 Year

Support and accommodation

Support offered

10 full time staff, 24 hour waking cover. Initial assessment held in the first week of stay determines the level of support offered to each resident. Residents are allocated a link worker who is responsible for support plans, support sessions etc, and must attend life skills sessions. Staff provide help with budgeting, money management, benefits, social skills.

Total spaces



Includes 26 for men, 10 for women, 6 resettlement.

Further information

Public transport

Fazakerley train station - 10 minutes walk. Any bus to Kirby from Liverpool city centre.