Impact HA - Eden Rural Foyer

Referral address

c/o Homeless Services
Carlisle City Council
Civic Centre
CA11 8ET

Referral phone

01228 817000 switchboard

Referral email


Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

Supported accommodation:Young single homeless people aged 16-25 with support, housing and training needs. Priority is given to young people with a connection to the Eden area. Non supported accommodation:18-35yrs, couple accepted, no support requirements, no pets.

Who we cannot help

People with a history of arson, offending or current substance, alcohol or drug misuse.

  • Minimum age accepted: 16
  • Maximum age accepted: 35

How to get a referral

Referral agencies

Supported: Accept referrals via Central Access Point. Non Supported: Self referral through website, application form

Referral procedure

Referral forms available to download from www/ Or call in Mon-Fri 9am-5pm to check vacancies and eligibility. Non supported:contact Eden Rural Foyer directly.

Length of stay

  • Minimum stay: -
  • Maximum stay: -

Support and accommodation

Support offered

1 full time staff, 1 part time staff available Mon-Sun between hours of 9am-8pm, Security staff on-site at nights. Not 24hr cover. Compulsory keywork system with weekly meetings. Staff provide support with living skills, employment, training and budgeting. The foyer works in partnership with local training providers, employment agencies, schools and colleges.

Rooms and charges

Supported: £5.54 for residents in receipt of full benefits. Non Supported: £5.08 for residents in receipt of full benefits.

  • self contained bedroom 6
  • flats 9
  • Total spaces: 15


  • Furnishings: Flats partly furnished - have free wifi.
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  • Disabled facilities: Lift access to all floors. All flats are fully wheelchair accessible.
  • Other facilities: Lounge with TV, computer games & pool table, training room, laundry, cyber cafe, garden.

Rules and policies

House rules and tenure

Tenants meetings Have your say Surveys Pilot feedback Resident group


Can stay overnight with staff permission. Under 16s visit with permission, not in school hours.

User participation


Further information

Public transport

Penrith train station - 20 minutes walk. Penrith bus station - 5 minutes walk.

Is this page accurate?

If you work for Impact HA - Eden Rural Foyer 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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