Livewest - Ayres Close

Referral address

54 Ayres Close
Bideford
Devon
EX39 4DY

Referral phone

01237 422132

Referral email

Website


Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

Young people including parents, aged 16-25 with tenancy sustainment support needs who are homeless or at risk of homelessness. Priority given to people with a local connection and nominations referred via the local authority.

Who we cannot help

Sex offenders.

  • Minimum age accepted: 16
  • Maximum age accepted: 25

How to get a referral

Referral agencies

Only accept referrals through local housing prevention panel.

Referral procedure

Referrers need to contact StreetWise co-ordinator at Torridge District Council and complete single assessment form.

Length of stay

  • Minimum stay: 3-6 Months
  • Maximum stay: 6 months - 1 Year

Support and accommodation

Support offered

1 full time member of staff on-site Mon-Fri 10am-6pm or 11am-7pm. Keywork system (4-5 residents per worker), compulsory weekly meetings. Action plans with agreed outcomes, reviewed monthly. Staff provide support around daily living skills, budgeting and household management, access to education and training.

Rooms and charges

  • Flat: 8
  • Total spaces: 9

Facilities

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  • Disabled facilities: 1 flat adapted for a wheelchair user.

Rules and policies

User participation

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Further information

Public transport

Barnstaple train station - 10 miles, with local bus link.

Donations

Food, household goods. Phone 01237 422132 or email sonya.hines@dchgroup.com for details.


Is this page accurate?

If you work for Livewest - Ayres Close 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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