Depaul UK - Callcott Road
c/o LB Brent START Plus Team
7th Floor, Mahatma Gandhi House
34 Wembley Hill Road
020 8937 2573
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
Named agency referrals via Brent START Plus Team.
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
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
- 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.
Can stay overnight with staff knowledge, maximum of 3 nights per week.
Kilburn tube - 10 minutes walk. Bus 98.
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