Cambridge Housing Society Group - 120 Mill Road

Referral address

c/o Railway House
128 Mill Road
Cambridge
CB1 2BQ

Referral phone

01223 578603

Referral email

railwayhouse@chsgroup.org.uk

Website

http://www.chsgroup.org.uk


Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

Young single homeless people aged 16-24 with low to medium support needs. Prefer applicants with a local connection.

Who we cannot help

No automatic exclusions.

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

How to get a referral

Referral agencies

Accept self referrals and referrals from any agency.

Referral procedure

The most common way to refer is via the Inform website (administered by the city council). If it is a self-referral, or the referring agency does not have access to Inform, they can contact Railway House for an application form. Suitable applicants will be invited for interview, and may bring the referrer/support worker or friend with them.

Length of stay

  • Minimum stay: 6 months
  • Maximum stay: 2 years

Support and accommodation

Support offered

Staff based on-site provide advice and support with any barriers to making a successful transition to independent living and each resident has their own keyworker. Staff are on duty between 7am and 10pm on weekdays, and between 6pm and 10pm on weekends and bank holidays. Staff do sleep-in shifts between 10pm and 7am and are available to support residents if needed. Our of hours advice and support is also available by telephone.

Rooms and charges

£9.44pw required from residents in receipt of benefits.

  • Single: 12
  • Total spaces: 12

Facilities

  • Furnishings: Rooms fully furnished.
  • Disabled facilities: None.

Rules and policies

House rules and tenure

Residents must engage with support offered. No alcohol allowed on the premises. Smoking in own rooms only. Licence agreement.

Visitors

Visitors allowed. Can have 1 overnight guest up to 3 nights per week.


Further information

Public transport

Cambridge train station - 10 minutes walk.

Volunteering

Currently have 1 volunteer, helping with resident activities. Phone 01223 578603 for further information.

Donations

Dried food, household goods, money. Email railwayhouse@chsgroup.org.uk for details.


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