Ashley Foundation - Elm House

Referral address

c/o Key Intervention and Support Team
Housing Options, Blackpool Council, Albert Road

Referral phone

01253 297200

Referral email


Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

Young single homeless people with support needs, including people with drug or alcohol problems, mental health problems or ex-offenders. Those with a local connection to Blackpool are prioritised.

Who we cannot help


  • Minimum age accepted: 16
  • Maximum age accepted: 24

How to get a referral

Referral agencies

All referrals come through Blackpool Council.

Referral procedure

Call Monday to Friday Blackpool Housing Options team on:01253 477908

Length of stay

  • Minimum stay: ? 1 Month
  • Maximum stay: 2 Years

Support and accommodation

Support offered

3 day time staff plus 1 member of staff on shift each night providing waking cover. Keywork system, contact with support worker on a daily basis. Support plans with agreed outcomes, reviewed monthly. Staff provide advice and support with budgeting, life skills, training and accessing other services.

Rooms and charges

  • Single: 28
  • Total spaces: 28


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  • Disabled facilities: None.

Rules and policies

User participation


Further information

Public transport

Blackpool North train and bus station - 10 minutes walk.


Currently have 10 volunteers, help with mentoring, arranging activities such as quiz nights, bowling nights, day trips. Phone 01259 297200 or email for further information.


Food, money - phone 01259 297200 for details. Also clothes, household goods, bric a brac to sell in charity shop -phone Lisa Lancaster on 01253 299949.

Is this page accurate?

If you work for Ashley Foundation - Elm House 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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