Christian Action Housing - Young People Services
61 Island center way
020 8370 4920
Who is the project for?
Who do we help?
Young single people aged 16-24 with low to high support needs who are homeless or are at risk of homelessness. Can accept care leavers. Must have a local connection to LB Enfield or Haringey.
Who we cannot help
People with a history of arson, serious violence and sex offending. People who do not have an income.
- Minimum age accepted: 16
- Maximum age accepted: 24
How to get a referral
All referrals can be self-referral or via an agency or social services for under 18.
To make a referral contact 0208 807 1988, complete a screening tool and client will be invited for an interview. Waiting list very long at present for 18+ services.
Length of stay
- Minimum stay: 3-6 Months
- Maximum stay: 2 Years
Support and accommodation
3-4 full time staff on-site 8am-10pm at each service, security guard 10pm-8am, emergency on-call system. Keywork system with weekly/fortnightly or monthly meetings. Support plans with agreed outcomes, reviewed at least monthly or every 6 months. Referral agency, key professionals and relatives are invited to be involved in support planning process. Support provided around benefits, life skills, employment and training and access to specialist services.
Rooms and charges
- Total spaces: 107
- Food: %author:field_hostels_food
- Disabled facilities: None.
Rules and policies
No but we have social workers student placements
Food and clothing and household items donations welcome
Is this page accurate?
If you work for Christian Action Housing - Young People Services 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.