Rooftop Housing Group - Gloucester
Who is the project for?
Who do we help?
Young single homeless people aged 16-25 with support needs. A local connection or reconnection must be established through the 16+ Start process before a referral can be made.
Who we cannot help
No automatic exclusions. Applications considered on a case by case basis.
Minimum age accepted
Maximum age accepted
How to get a referral
Only accept referrals from Gloucestershire 16+ Start Process, funding through Supporting People Gloucestershire County Council.
Phone Gloucester Gateway for referral from. Interview.
Length of stay
6 months - 1 Year
Support and accommodation
Staff available 24 hours daily, sleep-in cover. Compulsory keywork system (7-8 residents per key worker), keywork meetings twice weekly. Level of support varies according to individual need. Action plans with agreed outcomes, reviewed monthly. Staff help with life skills, including cooking, benefits and hygiene, education and training. Referrals and signposting to relevant agencies.
Gloucester train station - 10 minutes walk.