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Accommodation

Praxis Service


Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

Single homeless people with support needs, single women with dependent children, and young single asylum seekers. Priority given to applicants with a local connection. Target 7% residents from black and minority ethnic groups, and 50% women.

Gender

Mixed, men only & women only

Minimum age accepted

16

Maximum age accepted

65

How to get a referral

Referral agencies

Accept self referrals and referrals from any agency.

Referral procedure

Phone Mon-Fri 9am-5pm or write. Application form completed by applicant and referral agency prior to interview. Need relevant reports.

Length of stay

Minimum stay

≤ 1 Month

Maximum stay

2 Years

Support and accommodation


Support offered

9 full time staff provide on-site or visiting support Mon-Fri 9am-5pm, emergency on-call system. Keywork system (6-8 residents per worker), regular keywork meetings. Action plans with agreed outcomes, reviewed quarterly. Staff give advice and help with social skills, money management, relationships, child protection, community involvement, employment.

Total spaces

29

Units

In 8 buildings. 14 spaces for women only, 4 for men only.