Durban House

Referral address

95 London Road
Coalville
LE67 3JE

Referral phone

01530 454454

Referral email

housing.choices@nwleicestershire.gov.uk

Website

http://www.nwleics.gov.uk


Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

Young single homeless people aged 18-34 with low support needs.

Who we cannot help

People with rent arrears. Those with convictions for arson. People whose support needs cannot be met by the project.

  • Minimum age accepted: 18
  • Maximum age accepted: 34

How to get a referral

Referral agencies

Though Council

Referral procedure

Phone or call in during office hours. Application form and interview with 2 members of staff. Require as much background information from referring agency as possible. Require guarantor for residents under the age of 18.

Length of stay

  • Minimum stay: 3 months
  • Maximum stay: 2 years

Support and accommodation

Support offered

2 part time staff, sleep-in cover Fri-Sun, warden calls on other nights. Compulsory weekly support meetings. Staff provide help with completing application forms, budgeting, cooking and developing other independent living skills, and advice on education, training and employment.

Rooms and charges

£20.37pw required from residents in receipt of benefits.

  • Single: 8
  • Total spaces: 8

Facilities

  • Furnishings: Rooms fully furnished, with washbasins.
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  • Disabled facilities: One ground floor room suitable for wheelchair users.

Rules and policies

House rules and tenure

Residents must attend weekly support meetings. No alcohol allowed on the premises. Smoking outside only. Licence agreement.

Visitors

In communal areas only, must leave by 9pm. No overnight guests.

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Further information

Public transport

Bus 118.


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