Home Group - Lowestoft, Kirkley Cliff

Referral address

52 Kirkley Cliff
Lowestoft
NR33 0DF

Referral phone

7392196497

Referral email

lisa-marie.brant@homegroup.org.uk

Website

http://www.homegroup.org.uk


Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

People with severe and enduring mental health problems. Priority given to applicants with a local connection. No couples, no dogs.

Who we cannot help

Schedule 1 offenders and people with a recent history of arson.

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

How to get a referral

Referral agencies

Referrals accepted from the Community Mental Health Team. Client must have a Care Co.

Referral procedure

Referral form filled in by Care Co. Needs to include Risk Assessment and Care Plan and any other supporting documents. Once all paperwork received, project staff will complete an assessment with the client and this will then be taken to allocations. Care Co will be informed of decision who will speak to the client.

Length of stay

  • Maximum stay: 2 years

Support and accommodation

Support offered

4 full time and 4 part time staff on-site Mon-Sun 8.30am-5.30pm, sleep-in cover 5.30pm-8.30am . Keywork system (2-3 residents per worker), weekly keywork meetings. Action plans with agreed outcomes, reviewed quarterly. Staff provide help with daily living skills, finance, budgeting, and access to paid and voluntary work, education and training. Involve agencies relevant to support needed.

Rooms and charges

£18.86 pw required from residents in receipt of benefits.

  • Total spaces: 13

Facilities

  • Furnishings: Rooms and flats fully furnished.
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  • Disabled facilities: 1 ground floor flat accessible to wheelchair users.
  • Other facilities: Lounge, garden.

Rules and policies

House rules and tenure

Can smoke and drink alcohol in bedrooms but not communal area.

Visitors

Between 8am-10pm. Maximum 2 at a time per resident. No overnight guests. No under 16s (unless approved with Staff prior and must stay downstairs).

User participation

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Further information

Public transport

Lowestoft Train station – 25 min walk from project. Bus station – 30 min walk from project. Bus stops all along Kirkley Cliff Road.

Donations

Clothes and food. Call 07392196497 or email Lisa-marie.brant@homegroup.org.uk.


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