Durham Action on Single Housing - Vulnerable Women's Project

Referral address

32-34 Dragonville
Dragonville Lane
Durham
DH1 2X

Referral phone

0191 384 9540

Referral email

vwp@dashorg.co.uk

Website

http://www.dashorg.co.uk


Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

Vulnerable single homeless women with complex support needs. Priority given to people with a local connection to County Durham.

Who we cannot help

No automatic exclusions.

  • Minimum age accepted: 16
  • Maximum age accepted: 65

How to get a referral

Referral agencies

Accept self referrals, referrals from prison, probation and housing options.

Referral procedure

Phone Mon-Fri 9am-5pm or email.

Length of stay

  • Minimum stay: 28 days
  • Maximum stay: 2 years

Support and accommodation

Support offered

Staff provide 24 hour waking cover. Support plans with agreed outcomes, reviewed as required.

Rooms and charges

Approx £18pw required from residents in receipt of benefits.

  • Single: 8
  • Total spaces: 8

Facilities

  • Furnishings: Flats fully furnished.
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  • Disabled facilities: None.

Rules and policies

House rules and tenure

No alcohol allowed on the premises. Smoking in own room only. Licence agreement.

Visitors

Not usually allowed.

User participation

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Further information

Public transport

Durham train and bus stations - 2 miles.

Volunteering

Currently have 2 volunteers. Phone 0191 384 5073 for further information.

Donations

Food, clothes, household goods, money. Phone 0191 384 5073 for details.


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