Alabare Christian Care – Alabaré Supported Housing (Wiltshire)
4 Wood Lane
01249 588 018
Who is the project for?
Who do we help?
Single homeless people, including ex-offenders, people with drug/alcohol problems or mental health problems who are accessing appropriate health services. Must have a local connection to Wiltshire. Can accept people with dogs. Specialist short stay services for rough sleepers.
Who we cannot help
People who pose a serious risk to others and unmanageable risk to self. Arsonists will be discussed with regard to risk.
- Minimum age accepted: 16
- Maximum age accepted: none
How to get a referral
All referrals have to come via Wiltshire Council
After referral is received, interview with a staff member. combined needs and risk assessment.
Length of stay
- Minimum stay: None
- Maximum stay: 2 years
Support and accommodation
1 manager, 5 full time staff and security staff covering 24 hour waking cover. Key worker system, twice weekly keywork meetings. Needs assessment and individual support plans and Outcome Star. Staff offer housing related support. Signposting to other agencies for specialist support. Operates as a Places of Change hostel, offering a range of enabling and inspiring opportunities.
Rooms and charges
Contact for details of charge required from residents receiving benefits.
- Total spaces: 29
- Furnishings: Rooms fully furnished.
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- Disabled facilities: 1 room is fully accessible. 3 ground floor flats have the ability to be adapted to meet needs as required.
- Other facilities: Shared kitchens and living area, laundry, IT suite, gym, training kitchen, garden.
Rules and policies
House rules and tenure
No alcohol allowed on the premises. No smoking in communal areas. Licence agreement.
Between 10.30am-10pm. No overnight guests.
There is a bus and train station located within walking distance to the scheme.
We have a dedicated volunteer coordinator. We encourage volunteers to join our team to provide various services including art, cookery and garden workshops. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for further information.
We welcome donations of household items such as pans, crockery and cutlery. We also appreciate food monetary donations. Contact email@example.com
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