Aldwyck Housing Group - Hertsmere Lots Scheme

Referral address

c/o Homeless Persons Unit
Hertsmere Borough Council
Civic Offices, Elstree Way
Borehamwood
WD6 1WA

Referral phone

0208 2077569

Referral email

customer.services@hertsmere.gov.uk

Website

https://www.hertsmere.gov.uk/home.aspx


Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

Young single people aged 16-25 with low support needs who are homeless or in housing need. Also accept young pregnant women and single parents with children. Must have a local connection to Hertsmere Borough Council area.

Who we cannot help

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

  • Minimum age accepted: 16
  • Maximum age accepted: 25

How to get a referral

Referral agencies

Only accept referrals from Hertsmere Borough Council Homeless Persons Unit.

Referral procedure

Phone Mon-Thurs 9am-5.15pm, Fri 9am-5pm for appointment to fill in application form. Interview. Need proof of income,ID, eg passport, driving licence, birth certificate.

Length of stay

  • Minimum stay: 6 months
  • Maximum stay: 2 years

Support and accommodation

Support offered

2 staff visit residents daily-weekly, emergency on-call system. Keywork system (6 residents per keyworker), meetings at least monthly. Action plans with agreed outcomes, reviewed at least monthly. Staff provide support around tenancy management, budgeting, benefits, cooking, health and safety, and access to education, training and employment.

Rooms and charges

£5.51pw required from residents in receipt of benefits.

  • Total spaces: 12

Facilities

  • Furnishings: Rooms fully furnished.
  • Disabled facilities: None.

Rules and policies

House rules and tenure

Smoking only allowed in own rooms/balcony in shared units, and anywhere in flats. Licence agreement or assured shorthold tenancy.

Visitors

Until 11pm. Overnight guests with staff permission.


Further information

Public transport

Borehamwood train station - 3 minutes walk.


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