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Accommodation

Young Devon - Supported Lodgings


Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

Young people leaving the care of the local authority, young people unable to stay in family home, homeless young people aged between 16 and 25.

Gender

Mixed

Minimum age accepted

16

Maximum age accepted

25

How to get a referral

Referral agencies

Accept referrals from Local Authorities and Housing.

Referral procedure

Detailed referral with risk assessment (template available) in the first instance. If a potential suitable placement is identified, referee details are required, an interview with the young person will be carried out and then meet a greet with the potential host.

Length of stay

Minimum stay

1 Night

Maximum stay

2 Years

Support and accommodation


Support offered

These are placements with a host/s in their own family home. There is a host support worker and a young person support worker from Young Devon. Hours of support vary depending on the young person and financial arrangements. Minimum of 8.5 hours from the host per week and 5 hours from Young Devon.

Total spaces

120