Salvation Army Housing Association - Dashwood House
Who is the project for?
Who do we help?
Young single homeless women aged 16-30 with medium support needs, including young women coming out of local authority care and refugees. Must have a 6 month connection to RB Kensington & Chelsea.
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 via RB Kensington & Chelsea's Housing Options Team.
Require proof of ID. Interview. If accepted but no vacancies, placed on waiting list - must keep in contact with project.
Length of stay
Support and accommodation
5 full time staff, sleep-in cover. Keywork system, meetings at least monthly. Action plans with agreed outcomes, reviewed every 6 months. Staff help with budgeting, benefits, filling in forms and life skills. Liaise with social workers and other agencies. Can make referrals to specialist external agencies as appropriate.
Notting Hill Gate tube - 2 mins walk. Buses 27, 28, 31, 52, 328 - 2 mins walk.