Look Ahead - The Vineries

Referral address

1-11 Vineries Close
Greater London

Referral phone

020 8592 3851

Referral email




Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

Young single homeless people aged 16-19. Must have a local connection to LB Barking & Dagenham.

  • Minimum age accepted: 16
  • Maximum age accepted: 18

How to get a referral

Referral agencies

Only accept referrals from LB Barking & Dagenham Homeless Persons Unit and Social Services.

Referral procedure

Phone Mon-Fri 9am-9pm. Interview. Application form. Require background information for Social Services referrals, attendance at interview with applicant and provision of ongoing support if necessary. Referrals received from Housing Team or Social Services – contact them in the first instance. They will complete a form and pass onto the service. Assessment will take place at the service.

Length of stay

  • Minimum stay: 1-3 Months
  • Maximum stay: 2 Years

Support and accommodation

Support offered

5 support staff on site daily 8am-9pm, night time security staff daily 9pm-8am. Individual support from a designated support worker, completion of a personalised support plan and risk management plan.

Rooms and charges

  • Single: 31
  • Total spaces: 31


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  • Disabled facilities: None.

Rules and policies

User participation


Further information

Public transport

Dagenham Heathway tube - 5 minutes walk.


Food donations , gifts ( basic gifts for Easter / festive period , toiletries

Is this page accurate?

If you work for Look Ahead - The Vineries 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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