Look Ahead - The Coninghams

Referral address

c/o LB Hammersmith & Fulham PATHS Team
145 King Street
London
W6 9XY

Referral phone

020 8753 4142

Referral email

housing.options@lbhf.gov.uk

Website

http://www.lookahead.org.uk


Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

Single homeless people, particularly those sleeping rough, who have medium to high support needs around mental health, substance misuse and/or offending behaviour. Will consider people with dogs on an individual basis. Applicants must have a connection to LB Hammersmith & Fulham.

Who we cannot help

People unwilling to engage with the service. Those not eligible for benefits.

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

How to get a referral

Referral agencies

Referrals only accepted via LB Hammersmith & Fulham PATHS Team.

Referral procedure

Phone Mon-Fri 9am-5pm. Require proof of ID and benefits or eligibility to claim benefits.

Length of stay

  • Minimum stay: 1 month
  • Maximum stay: 1 year

Support and accommodation

Support offered

13 staff, 24 hour waking hour cover. Keywork system with meetings as required. key workers assess residents' support needs and make referrals to relevant support agencies eg welfare benefits, meaningful occupation. Support plans with agreed outcomes, reviewed every two months.

Rooms and charges

£11.62pw required from residents receiving benefits.

  • Single: 31
  • Studio: 7
  • Total spaces: 38

Facilities

  • Furnishings: Rooms fully furnished, with ensuite bathrooms.
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  • Disabled facilities: 1 room fully wheelchair accessible.
  • Other facilities: Lounge, function room, computer facilities, 2 courtyards and garden.

Rules and policies

House rules and tenure

Expected to participate in keywork sessions for risk management and support plans. No alcohol allowed in communal areas. Can smoke in own room. Licence agreement.

Visitors

Between 10am-9pm (maximum 3 hours stay), 2 visitors a day. No overnight guests.

User participation

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Further information

Public transport

Shepherd's Bush/Shepherd's Bush Market tubes - 10 mins walk. Buses 94, 207, 237, 260, 283.

Donations

Food, money. phone 020 7937 1166 for details.


Is this page accurate?

If you work for Look Ahead - The Coninghams 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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