Furness Homeless Support Group (Accommodation)

Referral address

Dispersed properties project
The Kraemer Building, The Courts, English Street,
Carlisle
Cumbria
CA3 8NA

Referral email

Website

http://www.cumbria.gov.uk/welfare/housing.asp


Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

Single homeless people who require housing related support. No local connection required.

Who we cannot help

Case by case

  • Minimum age accepted: 18
  • Maximum age accepted: None

How to get a referral

Referral agencies

All referrals via the Central Access Point call:01228 221548.

Referral procedure

Form available on Cumbria County Council website.

Length of stay

  • Minimum stay: ? 1 Month
  • Maximum stay: 3-6 Months

Support and accommodation

Support offered

6 full time and 2 part time staff, sleep-in cover. key worker system. Weekly residents' meetings. On-site day centre provides advice on housing and benefits, general counselling, debt counselling, a one year Daily Living Skills course and referrals to any specialist help required.

Rooms and charges

  • Single: 9
  • Flat: 1
  • Single: 3
  • Total spaces: 13

Facilities

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  • Disabled facilities: None.

Rules and policies

User participation

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Further information

Public transport

Barrow in Furness station - 5 minutes walk.

Volunteering

Currently have 20 volunteers helping in charity shop and day centre kitchen. Phone 01229 821134 for further information.

Donations

Food, clothes, household goods, articles to sell in charity shop, money. Phone 01229 821134 for details.


Is this page accurate?

If you work for Furness Homeless Support Group (Accommodation) 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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