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Accommodation

St Mungo's - Chrysalis Project


Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

Homeless women who are involved in street based prostitution,DV and other complex needs. many of whom have substance use issues. Must have a local connection to LB Lambeth.

Who we cannot help

Applications considered on a case by case basis.

Gender

Women

Minimum age accepted

18

Maximum age accepted

99

How to get a referral

Referral agencies

All referrals must go through the Lambeth First Contact Team.

Length of stay

Minimum stay

3-6 Months

Maximum stay

6 months - 1 Year

Support and accommodation


Support offered

11 full time staff, 24 hour waking cover. Keywork system (3 residents per worker), with meetings at least weekly. Action plans with agreed outcomes, reviewed every 3 months, often with co-operation of outside agencies. Staff work with residents to reduce their drug use, and consequently the need to sex work, through harm minimisation interventions. Access to St Mungo's work and learning projects.

Total spaces

29

Further information

Public transport

Travel directions given to new residents.