Christian Action Housing - Enfield Foyer

Referral address

c/o Capita

Referral phone

0208 807 1988

Referral email

hhasprocurement@enfield.gov.uk

Website

http://www.christianaction.org.uk


Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

Young single homeless people aged 18-24 who need support to develop their training, education or employment options and independent living skills. Must have a 6 month connection to LB Enfield.

Who we cannot help

People with high support needs that cannot be met by the project. Those with unaddressed drug/alcohol problems.

  • Minimum age accepted: 18
  • Maximum age accepted: 24

How to get a referral

Referral agencies

We accept self-referrals. Enfield Local Authority Housing Department.

Referral procedure

Young people who approach the Local Authority Housing department (John Wilkes House) will signposted to make contact directly to YoungPeopleReferrals@christianaction.org.uk for an aassessment interview. Additional information may be needed prior to interview.

Length of stay

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

Support and accommodation

Support offered

4 full time staff available 8am-10pm, concierge service after hours. Key-work system (12 residents per support worker), fortnightly-monthly key-work meetings. Support plans with agreed outcomes, reviewed every 6 months. Training and employment coordinator develops individual action plans to address residents' vocational training, education and job search needs.

Rooms and charges

£12.62 pw required from residents in receipt of benefits.

  • Studio: 36
  • Total spaces: 36

Facilities

  • Furnishings: Studios fully furnished.
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  • Disabled facilities: Three studios are fully wheelchair accessible. Visual alarms in all rooms.
  • Other facilities: Training rooms, common room, computer room, garden, music studio

Rules and policies

House rules and tenure

Alcohol and smoking not allowed in communal areas. Must work to agreed action plan and attend workshops and residents' meetings. Licence agreement.

Visitors

Maximum stay of 3 nights per week for guests

User participation

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Further information

Public transport

Edmonton Green or Silver Street train station - 10 mins walk. Buses 144, 149, 191, 259.

Donations

Food, books, computers and IT equipment, music instruments and equipment, sport equipment, presents. Phone 020 8807 1988 or email enfieldfoyer@christianaction.org.uk for details.


Is this page accurate?

If you work for Christian Action Housing - Enfield Foyer 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. 

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