Birkenhead Forum HA - Bridge Foyer Chester
01925 593400 option 2
Who is the project for?
Who do we help?
Young single homeless people aged 16-25 with low support needs. Local connection required. Applicants must be willing to engage in employment or training or attend courses on life skills.
Who we cannot help
No automatic exclusions.
- Minimum age accepted: 16
- Maximum age accepted: 25
How to get a referral
Accept self referrals and referrals from any agency.
Phone Mon-Fri during office hours to arrange interview. Require 2 proofs of ID, proof of income and 2 references and interview.
Length of stay
- Minimum stay: -
- Maximum stay: 2 years
Support and accommodation
10 full time and 2 part time staff, 24 hour waking cover. Compulsory keywork system (10 residents per key worker). Action plans with agreed outcomes, reviewed at least monthly. Staff provide support around independent living, life skills, employment and move on. Residents not working or attending a college course must attend the in-house training programmes.
Rooms and charges
£9.23pw required from residents receiving benefits.
- Bedsit: 3
- Flat: 28
- Total spaces: 31
- Furnishings: Bedsits and flats fully furnished, with ensuite facilities.
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- Disabled facilities: 1 flat is fully wheelchair accessible.
- Other facilities: Computer suite, lounge, gym/training room, laundry, garden.
Rules and policies
House rules and tenure
Alcohol and smoking allowed in resident's own flat or bedsit, not in communal areas. Licence agreement.
When residents not training. Overnight guests with staff permission (maximum 3 stays per week).
Chester train station - 20 mins walk. Bus station - 10 mins walk.
Non perishable food, clothes, household goods, money. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or phone 0845 111 4442 option 2 for details.
Is this page accurate?
If you work for Birkenhead Forum HA - Bridge Foyer Chester 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.