700 Club

Referral address

700 Club Head Office
Beaumont Street West
Darlington
DL1 5SX

Referral phone

01325 366397

Referral email

700club@700club.org.uk

Website

http://www.700club.org.uk


Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

Homeless people with medium to high support needs including drugs, alcohol, mental health. Priority given to applicants with a local connection to Darlington

Who we cannot help

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

  • Minimum age accepted: 18
  • Maximum age accepted: None

How to get a referral

Referral agencies

Only accept referrals from Darlington Gateway

Referral procedure

Access is via Darlington Housing Options Team, call in at Town Hall or call: 01325 405333

Length of stay

  • Minimum stay: 3 months
  • Maximum stay: 1 year

Support and accommodation

Support offered

6 staff, 24 hour waking cover. Keywork system (maximum 3 residents per worker), meetings at least weekly. Action plans with agreed outcomes, reviewed monthly. Staff provide assistance with forms, budgeting and tenancy maintenance, and signpost residents to external agencies where appropriate.

Rooms and charges

£14.00 pw required from residents in receipt of benefits

  • Single: 29
  • Total spaces: 29

Facilities

  • Furnishings: Rooms fully furnished.
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  • Disabled facilities: 1 bed space is fully accessible to wheelchair users. Grab rails.
  • Other facilities: Lounge, computer facilities, poly-tunnel for gardening

Rules and policies

House rules and tenure

Compulsory programme of support. No alcohol in communal areas. Smoking allowed in own rooms only. Written house rules. Assured shorthold tenancy.

Visitors

Visitors aged 16+ from 9am-11pm, under 16 9am-6pm. No overnight guests.

User participation

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Further information

Public transport

North Road bus stops - 2 minutes walk.

Volunteering

Call for info - 01325 366397

Donations

Money via website; we do not accept clothes, etc, as it compromises the goal of independence.


Is this page accurate?

If you work for 700 Club and would like to tell us about any of this information that needs updating please email the Homeless Link Information team. Please note this email address does not contact the service listed above so do not use it if you are looking for help or advice. 

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