Manchester Shared Housing

Referral address

Town Hall Extension
4th Floor
Lloyd Street
Manchester
M50 2LA

Referral email

sharedhouses@manchester.gov.uk

Website

http://www.manchester.gov.uk/housing


Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

Single homeless people with low support needs who have presented as homeless to Manchester City Council. May accept those with multiple needs. Must have a local connection to Greater Manchester area unless escaping violence.

Who we cannot help

People with a history of violence. Those unable to cope with low level of support offered by the project.

  • Minimum age accepted: 16
  • Maximum age accepted: 65

How to get a referral

Referral agencies

Only accept referrals from other homeless organisations or via Manchester City Council.

Referral procedure

Interview. Require proof of ID.

Length of stay

  • Minimum stay: 3 months
  • Maximum stay: 2 years

Support and accommodation

Support offered

22 full time staff, emergency on-call system. 20 staff are based on-site at the various houses Mon-Fri 9am-5pm. Compulsory support sessions. Provide general advice and support around training, employment and budgeting. Refer to external agencies as appropriate.

Rooms and charges

Contact for details of charge.

  • Single: 161
  • Total spaces: 161

Facilities

  • Furnishings: Rooms fully furnished.
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  • Disabled facilities: Grab rails, visual alarm and vibrating pillows.

Rules and policies

House rules and tenure

Compulsory programme of support. Smoking allowed in own rooms in adult shared houses. Written house rules (vary from house to house). Licence agreement.

Visitors

Rules vary from house to house. No male visitors in women-only houses.

User participation

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Further information


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