Depaul UK - Callcott Road

Referral address

c/o LB Brent START Plus Team
7th Floor, Mahatma Gandhi House
34 Wembley Hill Road
Wembley
HA9 8AD

Referral phone

020 8937 2573

Referral email

start@brent.gov.uk

Website

http://www.depauluk.org


Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

Young single homeless people aged 16-25 who have support needs in areas such as life skills or budgeting, and who have a local connection to LB Brent. Target 50% women and 45% people from black and minority ethnic groups.

Who we cannot help

Those with a recent history of violence. Those who have been unable to sustain hostel accommodation. People unable to cope with the low levels of support offered by the project.

  • Minimum age accepted: 16
  • Maximum age accepted: 25

How to get a referral

Referral agencies

Named agency referrals via Brent START Plus Team.

Referral procedure

Phone Mon-Fri 9am-5pm. Form completed by applicant and referring agency. Interview. Require proof of last 6 months rent payments. Require proof of ID.

Length of stay

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

Support and accommodation

Support offered

One part time member of staff available at on-site office for 15 hours per week Mon-Fri (hours vary), emergency on-call system. Compulsory monthly keywork sessions. Action plan with agreed outcomes, reviewed every 6 months. Assist residents to set up and maintain benefits claims and develop independent living skills.

Rooms and charges

£10.65pw required from residents in receipt of benefits.

  • Single: 6
  • Total spaces: 6

Facilities

  • Furnishings: Rooms fully furnished, with washbasins.
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  • Disabled facilities: None.

Rules and policies

House rules and tenure

Residents must attend keywork sessions and house meetings. Alcohol and smoking allowed in own rooms. Assured shorthold tenancy.

Visitors

Can stay overnight with staff knowledge, maximum of 3 nights per week.

User participation

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Further information

Public transport

Kilburn tube - 10 minutes walk. Bus 98.


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