Longhurst Group - Fair View Court

Referral address

Peterborough City Council - Housing Options
4th Floor, Bayard Place
Broadway
Peterborough
PE1 1HZ

Referral phone

01733 864064

Referral email

housing.options@peterborough.gov.uk

Website

http://www.axiomha.org.uk


Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

Single people who are homeless or in housing need with support needs, including those with alcohol, drug or mental health problems. Must have a local connection to Peterborough.

Who we cannot help

No automatic exclusions. Applications considered on a case by case basis.

  • Minimum age accepted: 17
  • Maximum age accepted: 65

How to get a referral

Referral agencies

Accept referrals from any agency. Many referrals come from alcohol projects, CDT, Probation Service and mental health services. Referral agency must give commitment to continued support.

Referral procedure

Referrals can be submitted to supportedhousingreferrals@longhurst-group.org.uk.

Length of stay

  • Minimum stay: None
  • Maximum stay: 2 years

Support and accommodation

Support offered

6 full time staff and 4 part time staff. Project is manned 24/7 apart from Saturdays and Sundays and is unmanned from 8am – 10am. Key workers allocated. weekly keywork meetings. Action plans with agreed outcomes, reviewed weekly. Staff provide advice and support with living skills, including cleaning, cooking and budgeting.

Rooms and charges

£7pw required from residents in receipt of benefits.

  • Total spaces: 30

Facilities

  • Furnishings: Internal flats have basic furnishings, bed, fridge/freezer, drawers, wardrobe, chair.
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  • Disabled facilities: Can accommodate one wheelchair user.
  • Other facilities: Lounge, learning centre, garden.

Rules and policies

House rules and tenure

No alcohol or drugs allowed on the premises. No smoking allowed in communal areas. Licence agreement for main hostel, tenancy agreements for move on flats.

Visitors

Up to 2 hours, between 9.30am-10pm. Overnight guests in upstairs flats with staff permission.

User participation

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Further information

Public transport

Peterborough centre - 5 mins walk.

Donations

Household items to support residents to set up their own home when ready to move on. Money which is used for residents’ fund. This money is used to provide events e.g. Christmas meal, trips out. Call on 01733 553449.


Is this page accurate?

If you work for Longhurst Group - Fair View Court 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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