Evolve Housing and Support - Burton White House

Referral address

10-12 West Cromwell Road
London
SW5 9QJ

Referral phone

020 7373 0787

Referral email

enquiries@slymca.org.uk

Website

http://www.evolvehousing.org.uk/


Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

Young single homeless people aged 16-25 with any background including Youth offending, drug and alcohol, mental health etc (medium-high support needs). Must have a local connection to RB Kensington & Chelsea. Individuals are allowed one pet.

Who we cannot help

People with recent convictions for arson or violent offences.

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

How to get a referral

Referral agencies

Only accept referrals from RB Kensington & Chelsea's Social Inclusion Team and Social Services. Do not accept self referrals or referrals from any other agency.

Referral procedure

Application form completed by referral agency. Interview Mon-Fri 9am-5pm. Successful applicants must make a benefit claim and move in within 24 hours of acceptance.

Length of stay

  • Minimum stay: None
  • Maximum stay: 2 years

Support and accommodation

Support offered

6 staff, 24 hour waking cover. Compulsory keywork system (6 residents per key worker), with weekly meetings. Action plans with agreed outcomes, reviewed monthly. Provide support around life skills, employment and training. Financial support available to those who engage in training or employment. Refer to specialist support services where appropriate.

Rooms and charges

£9.38pw required from residents in receipt of benefits.

  • Single: 24
  • Total spaces: 24

Facilities

  • Furnishings: Rooms fully furnished, with ensuite shower and toilet.
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  • Disabled facilities: None.
  • Other facilities: Lounge, laundry, computer room, wireless internet access, garden.

Rules and policies

House rules and tenure

Must attend residents' meetings, keywork sessions, life skills sessions or employment/training. No alcohol allowed in the building. Smoking is allowed in own room and garden. Licence agreement.

Visitors

Between 9am-10pm. 2 guests per resident. No overnight guests.

User participation

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Further information

Public transport

Earl's Court tube. Buses 74, C1, C3.

Volunteering

There is a range for volunteering opportunities within the organisation. For tutoring young people, running workshops, helping with gardening, English classes, cooking session etc. Anyone interested in volunteering should contact our volunteer coordinator, details on website.

Donations

Accept donation of food, money, books, any equipment such as computer for our young people. Contact on 02073730787.


Is this page accurate?

If you work for Evolve Housing and Support - Burton White House 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. 

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