Hinckley Homeless Group
Who is the project for?
Who do we help?
Young single homeless people aged 16-25 with low to medium support needs. Those with a local connection to Hinckley and Bosworth will be prioritised.
Who we cannot help
People with a history of arson or violence. Those with a conviction for a sexual offence. Those unable to cope with the level of support offered. People with high support needs. People with pets.
- Minimum age accepted: 16
- Maximum age accepted: 25
How to get a referral
Accept self referrals and referrals from any agency.
Phone or call in daily any time within reason for an application form or download from website, complete and sign before submitting. Checks completed with other agencies, eg Social Services and Probation, and risk/needs assessment completed. Informal interview and assessment. Social Services and Probation checks as appropriate. Require proof of ID.
Length of stay
- Minimum stay: None
- Maximum stay: 2 years
Support and accommodation
1 part-time Project Manager, 1 part-time Administrator, 2 full time Project Workers, 2 part- time Project Workers sleep-in cover. Residents meet with key worker according to need and draw up a support and development plan. Staff offer help with benefits, budgeting, life skills and employment and education training advice.
Rooms and charges
£11.50pw required from residents in receipt of benefits.
- Single: 12
- Total spaces: 12
- Furnishings: Rooms fully furnished, with washbasins.
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- Disabled facilities: Ground floor accessible to wheelchair users.
- Other facilities: Lounge, pool room, laundry room, garden.
Rules and policies
House rules and tenure
No alcohol allowed on the premises. Smoking in own room only (2 rooms are non-smoking). Licence agreement.
Maximum 2 per resident from 8am-11pm. 1 pre-booked overnight guest per person per week Mon-Thurs.
Town centre location.
Currently have 1 volunteer. Looking for volunteer gardener. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or phone 01455 890688 for further information.
Accept good quality clothing, bedding (single) and towels. New toiletries and food donations. Always raising funds to improve our service. phone 01455 890688 for details.
Is this page accurate?
If you work for Hinckley Homeless Group 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.