Harrow Churches HA - Low Support Schemes

Referral address

First Floor
13 St John's Road
Harrow
HA1 2EE

Referral phone

020 8424 2776, 020 8420 9016

Referral email

info@hcha.org.uk

Website

http://www.hcha.org.uk


Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

Young single homeless people aged 18-24 with low to medium support needs. Priority given to those with a connection to LB Harrow.

Who we cannot help

Those with "unmanageable aggressive behaviour" or severe drug/alcohol problems. Those with a history of sex offences, violence or arson which would put others at risk.

  • Minimum age accepted: 18
  • Maximum age accepted: 24

How to get a referral

Referral agencies

Self referrals or any agency referrals for over 18s. Can accept referrals direct from prison after an assessment.

Referral procedure

Phone, call in Mon-Fri 9.30am-5pm or write. Application form and interview. If accepted, placed on waiting list. Require risk assessment and proof of ID.

Length of stay

  • Minimum stay: 6 months
  • Maximum stay: 2 years

Support and accommodation

Support offered

Staff offer housing management support. Emergency out of hours number for maintenance issues. Compulsory keywork system with monthly meetings. Action plan with quarterly reviews. Staff visit residents weekly and offer practical support including benefits advice, links to other services, information about education, employment and training options.

Rooms and charges

£7.66-£13.79pw approx required from residents receiving benefits.

  • Single: 33
  • Total spaces: 33

Facilities

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

Rules and policies

House rules and tenure

No alcohol or smoking allowed in communal areas. Compulsory keywork and house meetings. Licence agreement.

Visitors

9am-10pm. No overnight guests.

User participation

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Further information

Public transport

Office: Harrow on the Hill tube and Harrow bus station.

Volunteering

Phone Young Persons' Project Coordinator on 020 8424 2776 for details of volunteering opportunities.

Donations

Food, household goods, money. Phone 020 8424 2776 for details.


Is this page accurate?

If you work for Harrow Churches HA - Low Support Schemes 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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