Impact Initiatives - Stopover

Referral address

Brighton & Hove City Council Housing Opt
PO Box 3201

Referral phone

01273 603775

Referral email


Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

Young single homeless women aged 16-24. Applicants must have a local connection to Brighton and Hove.

Who we cannot help

No automatic exclusions.

  • Minimum age accepted: 16
  • Maximum age accepted: 24

How to get a referral

Referral agencies

Only accept referrals from the Housing Options Team at Brighton and Hove Council.

Referral procedure

Assessment interview. Require proof of ID. May require background information.

Length of stay

  • Minimum stay: -
  • Maximum stay: 2 years

Support and accommodation

Support offered

Staff provide 24 hour support. key worker system, weekly meetings. Support plans with agreed outcomes, reviewed regularly. Staff provide support in developing basic living skills, including budgeting, cooking and accessing housing and education. 8 week life skills course is run periodically. Volunteer social programme nightly, includes baking, sports, arts & crafts.

Rooms and charges

£10.80pw required from residents in receipt of benefits.

  • Single: 9
  • Total spaces: 9


  • Furnishings: Rooms fully furnished.
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  • Disabled facilities: None.
  • Other facilities: Lounge, laundry, garden.

Rules and policies

House rules and tenure

Must participate in programme of support. No alcohol allowed on the premises. Licence agreement.


Women only visitors (boys under 10) in own rooms. Must leave by 10pm. No overnight guests.

User participation


Further information

Public transport

Brighton train and bus stations - 10 minutes walk.

Is this page accurate?

If you work for Impact Initiatives - Stopover 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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