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Accommodation

St Mungo's - North London Women's Hostel


Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

Vulnerable single homeless women with support needs, including physical or mental health problems, drug or alcohol issues or domestic violence. Priority given to women with a Hackney connection. Can accept up to 3 women with pets.

Who we cannot help

No automatic exclusions. Applications considered on a case by case basis.

Gender

Women

Minimum age accepted

17

Maximum age accepted

65

How to get a referral

Referral agencies

All referrals via the Greenhouse Hackney homeless patients surgery.

Referral procedure

Phone 24 hours to check vacancies. Agency and applicant complete form. If meets criteria, interview. Can move in immediately if accepted.

Length of stay

Minimum stay

1-3 Months

Maximum stay

2 Years

Support and accommodation


Support offered

10 staff, 24 hour waking cover. Residents complete assessment forms with staff and draw up individual action plans, including agreed outcomes. Keywork system (approx 5 residents per key worker) with monthly meetings. Keywork sessions cover training and employment options, future accommodation and any other issues of concern. Access to female counsellor and a range of external support agencies.

Total spaces

33