Home Group - Worthing Phoenix
c/o Worthing BC Housing Services
Who is the project for?
Who do we help?
Young single homeless people. Must have a local connection to the Worthing Borough Council area.
Who we cannot help
No automatic exclusions. Applications considered on a case by case basis.
- Minimum age accepted: 16
- Maximum age accepted: 25
How to get a referral
Only accept referrals via Worthing Borough Council Housing Services.
Phone or call in at Worthing Borough Council Housing Services Mon-Thurs 9am-5pm, Fri 9am-4pm. Referrals for all local hostels and housing projects considered by joint referrals panel. Interview at project.
Length of stay
- Minimum stay: -
- Maximum stay: 2 years
Support and accommodation
4 full-time and 4 part-time staff, 24 hour sleep-in cover. Linkworker system (3-4 residents per worker), with meetings at least weekly. Support plan with defined goals. Staff offer support on all relevant issues and signpost to outside services as required. The project consists of 10 spaces with shared communal areas and a second property with 5 self-contained flats to which clients progress.
Rooms and charges
£11.17pw required from those in receipt of benefits.
- Single: 20
- Bedsit: 5
- Total spaces: 10
- Furnishings: Rooms part furnished.
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- Disabled facilities: None.
- Other facilities: Lounge, laundry, garden.
Rules and policies
House rules and tenure
No smoking allowed in communal areas. Alcohol allowed in own rooms (over 18s only). Compulsory linkwork sessions at least weekly. Clients must be engaged in work or college and take part in cleaning rota. Licence agreement.
Having visitors is an earned privilege. One guest at a time. Overnight guests up to 3 nights a week.
Located in Worthing town centre, train and bus stations within easy walking distance.
Food, clothes, money. Phone 01903 239209 for details.
Is this page accurate?
If you work for Home Group - Worthing Phoenix 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.