Ability HA - Southampton Street
Reading Borough Council
0118 373 737
Who is the project for?
Who do we help?
People who are homeless or in housing need. Must have support needs and evidence of previously managing a tenancy. Prioritise applicants with a local connection to Reading.
Who we cannot help
No automatic exclusions.
- Minimum age accepted: 18
- Maximum age accepted: None
How to get a referral
Accept all agency referrals via Reading Borough Council.
Phone Reading Borough Council Mon-Fri 9am-5pm on 0118 937 3737.
Length of stay
- Minimum stay: None
- Maximum stay: 2 years
Support and accommodation
Regular support around independent living skills, benefits, accessing training and employment, and emotional support.
Rooms and charges
£7.82pw required from residents receiving benefits.
- Single: 6
- Total spaces: 6
- Furnishings: Rooms partly furnished.
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- Disabled facilities: None.
- Other facilities: Lounge, garden.
Rules and policies
House rules and tenure
Alcohol and smoking allowed in own rooms only. Must attend support meetings. Assured shorthold tenancy.
Visitors allowed. Can have overnight guests up to twice a week.
Bus stop outside house. Train station - 10 minutes walk.
Is this page accurate?
If you work for Ability HA - Southampton Street 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.