Sapphire Independent Housing - Bethany House
Who is the project for?
Who do we help?
Single homeless women with support needs, including care leavers, and those with substance abuse problems who are on a support programme. Must have a local connection to LB Islington.
Who we cannot help
Women with a history of violence or arson. Those whose support needs cannot be met by the project.
Minimum age accepted
Maximum age accepted
How to get a referral
Only accept agency referrals via LB Islington Supporting People Referrals Co-ordinator.
Application and referral form completed prior to interview. Require proof of ID and risk assessment. Require proof of benefits / income.
Length of stay
≤ 1 Month
Support and accommodation
8 staff, 24 hour waking cover. Keywork system in operation. Action plans with monthly reviews address move on, benefits, health care, substance misuse, employment and training needs. Can provide additional support around developing basic life skills.
Angel tube, King's Cross tube & train station - 5 mins. Buses 30, 43, 73, 205, 214, 476.