Ashley Foundation - Elm House
c/o Key Intervention and Support Team
Housing Options, Blackpool Council
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
All referrals come through Blackpool Council.
Call Monday to Friday Blackpool Housing Options team on:01253 477908
Length of stay
- Minimum stay: 4 weeks
- Maximum stay: 2 years
Support and accommodation
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
£28pw required from residents in receipt of benefits.
- Single: 28
- Total spaces: 28
- Furnishings: Rooms fully furnished, 10 have ensuite facilities.
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- Disabled facilities: None.
- Other facilities: Lounge, TV room, computer facilities.
Rules and policies
House rules and tenure
Must adhere to Code of Conduct. Daily licence agreement.
In communal areas only. No under 18s. No overnight guests.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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.