LeatherHead Start

Referral address

3 Church Road
Leatherhead
KT22 8AT

Referral phone

01372 377790

Referral email

office@leatherheadstart.org

Website

http://www.leatherheadstart.org


Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

Single homeless people with support needs. Priority given to those with a local connection specifically to Mole Valley, but must have a local connection to Surrey. Accommodation for one established couple.

Who we cannot help

No automatic exclusions. Applications require risk assessment.

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

How to get a referral

Referral agencies

Accept self referrals and referrals from any agency.

Referral procedure

Phone referrals only between 8am-11pm. Interview to establish health and housing needs. Require proof of ID (preferably 2 kinds). http://leatherheadstart.org/wp-content/uploads/2014/01/Referral-form.pdf

Length of stay

  • Minimum stay: 1 night
  • Maximum stay: -

Support and accommodation

Support offered

4 full time key workers provide cover 8am-11pm. Emergency on-call system. Offer assistance with housing benefits, advice and referral to outside agencies. Weekly keywork sessions. Learning development worker assists with training, employment and other learning needs, recreational activities. Manager monitors individual progress towards move-on.

Rooms and charges

£16.33pw required from residents in receipt of benefits.

  • Single: 9
  • Double: 1
  • Total spaces: 10

Facilities

  • Furnishings: Rooms fully furnished.
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  • Disabled facilities: Ramped access to building, disabled wet room.
  • Other facilities: Lounge, computer, garden. Access to local leisure centre.

Rules and policies

House rules and tenure

No alcohol allowed on the premises. Smoking in garden only. Written house rules.

Visitors

By arrangement, in communal areas only. No overnight guests.

User participation

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Further information

Public transport

Leatherhead train station - 10 minutes walk. Buses 408, 465, 479.

Volunteering

Currently have 12 volunteers. See website for further information.

Donations

Food, money. Phone 01372 377790 for details.


Is this page accurate?

If you work for LeatherHead Start 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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