Livewest - Ashley Road

Referral address

Futures@Knightstone - Supported
Backfields House
Upper York Street

Referral phone

0117 984 8100

Referral email


Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

Young single people aged 16-25 with support needs who are vulnerable or disadvantaged, only on a temporary basis. Must have a local connection to Bristol.

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

Referral agencies

All referrals via Housing Support Register (HSR).

Referral procedure

Named agency referrals online via HSR - Accommodation Services Team, email

Length of stay

  • Minimum stay: 6 months
  • Maximum stay: 18 months

Support and accommodation

Support offered

1 full time member of staff visits residents weekly-fortnightly, depending on level of support required. Action plans with agreed outcomes, reviewed every 3-6 months. Staff provide support around independent living skills, drug and alcohol problems, budgeting and tenancy issues.

Rooms and charges

Residents pay own utility bills.

  • Flat: 4
  • Total spaces: 4


  • Furnishings: Flats partly furnished, with cooker, fridge, carpets and curtains.
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  • Disabled facilities: None.
  • Other facilities: Garden.

Rules and policies

House rules and tenure

Must participate in programme of support. Assured shorthold tenancy.


Can stay overnight. May need to be arranged with staff for resident's first month.

User participation


Further information

Public transport

Train station - 20 minutes walk. Near to town centre.

Is this page accurate?

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