Bolton Young Persons Housing Scheme
Who is the project for?
Who do we help?
Young single people aged 16-25 who are homeless and in need of support. Applicants must have a local connection to Bolton.
Who we cannot help
People with cautions or convictions for arson. People with high dependency drug problems. People with high support needs (unless additional support package is in place).
- Minimum age accepted: 16
- Maximum age accepted: 25
How to get a referral
Only accept agency referrals.
Phone or call in Mon-Fri 9am-5pm. Interview. Require background information from referral agency and references.
Length of stay
- Minimum stay: none
- Maximum stay: 2 years
Support and accommodation
5 staff, available Mon-Fri 10am-5pm. Keyworker system, with weekly keywork meetings. Support plan drawn up during initial assessment, regular reviews. Staff offer counselling and support with welfare rights, training and employment, budgeting, cooking, cleaning and other life skills.
Rooms and charges
Residents are responsible for their own bills.
- Flat: 81
- Rooms 14
- Total spaces: 95
- Furnishings: Flats fully furnished.
- Disabled facilities: None.
Rules and policies
House rules and tenure
Assured shorthold tenancy.
Resident responsible for visitors and their behaviour.
Bolton train station - 10 minutes walk. Buses 225, 534, 535, 538, 539.
Currently 4 volunteers. Phone 01204 373979 for further information.
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