ELIM Foursquare Gospel Alliance - Turnaround Project (Newquay)
Who is the project for?
Who do we help?
Young single homeless men aged 16-25 with support needs. Must have a local connection to Cornwall.
Who we cannot help
Arsonists. People unable to cope with the level of support offered by the project. Those who pose a physical threat to others. Zero tolerance policy on Drugs.
- Minimum age accepted: 16
- Maximum age accepted: 25
How to get a referral
Accept self referrals and referrals from any agency. Most referrals come from statutory agencies, including the local authority housing department, Social and Probation Services, leaving care team, housing associations, and voluntary projects.
Phone, call in Mon-Fri 8am-8pm or email for an application form, completed by applicant and referral agency prior to interview. Require 2 references. Referral pack can also be downloaded from website.
Length of stay
- Minimum stay: 3 months
- Maximum stay: 2 years
Support and accommodation
1 full time and 2 part time staff plus volunteers, on-site Mon-Fri 8am-8pm, On-call system operates 24hours a day 7 days a week. Keywork system (2 residents per worker), weekly meetings. Action plans with agreed outcomes, reviewed weekly. Staff give support around budgeting, health and hygiene, personal and emotional issues, domestic skills, access to education, training and employment.
Rooms and charges
£14pw required from residents in receipt of benefits
- Total spaces: 11
- Furnishings: Rooms fully furnished.
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- Disabled facilities: Rooms downstairs available for wheelchair users, disabled access and toilet available.
- Other facilities: Lounge, Outside garden/ smoking area.
Rules and policies
House rules and tenure
Must participate in programme of support. No alcohol or smoking allowed on the premises. Licence agreement.
Between 10am-10.30pm in communal areas. No overnight guests.
Newquay Bus station and train station both 5 min walk.
Is this page accurate?
If you work for ELIM Foursquare Gospel Alliance - Turnaround Project (Newquay) 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.