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Accommodation

Solo Housing - Suffolk Visiting Support


Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

Single homeless people with support needs e.g ex-offenders or people with alcohol, drug or mental health problems or other issues causing vulnerability. Local connection not required.

Gender

Mixed, men only & women only

Minimum age accepted

16

Maximum age accepted

65

How to get a referral

Referral procedure

Phone call email or write. Satellite office so no reception. Application form to be completed by prospective resident prior to interview. Proof of ID required and background information from other agencies working with applicant. Also accept HRS applications.

Length of stay

Minimum stay

3-6 Months

Maximum stay

2 Years

Support and accommodation


Support offered

3 full time solo staff available that cover Stowmarket and Sudbury and shared partnership work with 2 Orwell Housing staff covering Sudbury. Available 9 – 5pm. Emergency on call system. key workers support approx. 12 residents with resident visits at least fortnightly. Support plans agreed and reviewed every 6 months. Provide support around independent living skills, training, employment, mental health , drug and alcohol misuse, confidence and engaging with the community.

Total spaces

40

Units

Single person flats or shared accommodation (2 or 3 bed)

Further information

Public transport

Stowmarket station within 15 minute walk from most of our Stowmarket properties. Good bus serviceSudbury good bus links