Hinckley Homeless Group

Referral address

Lawrence House
Wood Street
Hinckley
LE10 1JQ

Referral phone

01455 890688

Referral email

info@hinckleyhomeless.com

Website

http://www.hinckleyhomeless.com


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

Referral agencies

Accept self referrals and referrals from any agency.

Referral procedure

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: 1 year

Support and accommodation

Support offered

1 part-time Project Manager, 1 part-time Administrator, 3 part- time Project Workers sleep-in cover. Residents meet with keyworker 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

£11.27pw required from residents in receipt of benefits.

  • Single: 12
  • Total spaces: 12

Facilities

  • Furnishings: Rooms fully furnished, with washbasins.
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  • Disabled facilities: Ground floor accessible to wheelchair users.

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.

Visitors

Maximum 2 per resident from 8am-11pm. 1 pre-booked overnight guest per person per week Mon-Thurs.

User participation

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Further information

Public transport

Town centre location.

Volunteering

Currently have 1 volunteer. Looking for volunteer gardener. Email info@hinckleyhomeless.com or phone 01455 890688 for further information.

Donations

Household goods, money. Email info@hinckleyhomeless.com or phone 01455 890688 for details.


Is this page accurate?

If you work for Hinckley Homeless Group and would like us to amend any of this information please email us today.

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