Alabare Christian Care - Supported Housing South
58 Barnard Street
Who is the project for?
Who do we help?
Single homeless people, including ex-offenders, people with drug/alcohol needs or mental health needs who are accessing or willing to access appropriate support services. Must have a local connection to Wiltshire. Can accept people with dogs. Target group 16 upwards, no upper age limit
Who we cannot help
With regard to history of arson; we do have to obtain detailed information and run this by our insurers before we can accept.
- 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 2 staff members. combined needs and risk assessment. Offer of room will be given within 12 -24 hours. If no room available then the applicant will be put on waiting list.
Length of stay
- Minimum stay: ? 1 Month
- Maximum stay: 2 Years
Support and accommodation
10 full time and 7 part time staff, 24 hour waking cover. key worker system, twice weekly keywork meetings. Needs assessment and individual support plans. 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. 9 bed house has sleepover cover at night. Main hostel is covered 24/7.
Rooms and charges
- Single with en-suite 1
- Double with en-suite 1
- Single with shared bathro 1
- Total spaces: 64
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- Disabled facilities: Some rooms are fully accessible.
Rules and policies
Easy reach of public transport; central to bus services and a train station.
Alabaré have a volunteering programme which potential volunteers can access. Inhouse volunteering opportunities include the Drop In, covering the office reception and leading activities. Contact email@example.com for further information.
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