Ashley Foundation - Oak House

Referral address

c/o Homeless Action Team SPA
South King Street
Blackpool
FY1 4TR

Referral phone

01253 297200

Referral email

Website

http://www.theashleyfoundation.org.uk


Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

Single homeless people with support needs, including people with drug or alcohol problems, mental health problems or ex-offenders. Must have a local connection to Blackpool.

Who we cannot help

Arsonists.

  • Minimum age accepted: 18
  • Maximum age accepted: None

How to get a referral

Referral agencies

All referrals come from Homeless Action Team Single Point of Access at South King Street council offices.

Length of stay

  • Minimum stay: 2 weeks
  • 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, 2 volunteers. 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: 20
  • Total spaces: 20

Facilities

  • Furnishings: Rooms fully furnished, several have ensuite facilities.
  • Disabled facilities: None.

Rules and policies

House rules and tenure

Must participate in programme of support. No alcohol allowed on the premises. Smoking in own room only. Licence agreement.

Visitors

In communal areas only. No under 16s. No overnight guests.


Further information

Public transport

Blackpool North train station and bus station - 10 minutes walk.

Volunteering

Currently have 10 volunteers. Email amber.sylvester@theashleyfoundation.org.uk for further information.

Donations

Food, clothes, household goods, money. Email amber.sylvester@theashleyfoundation.org.uk for details.


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