Marsha Phoenix Memorial Trust

Referral address

90-92 Tresillian Road
Lawrence House, Brownhill Road, Catford
London
Greater London
SE4 1YD

Referral phone

020 8314 3020, 020 8314 3898

Referral email

ship@lewisham.gov.uk

Website

http://www.marshaphoenix.org


Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

Young single homeless women aged 16-25. Priority to those with a Lewisham connection.

Who we cannot help

Women with a history of arson, violence or sexual offences. Women with drug or alcohol problems. Those with high mental health support needs. However, each case is considered on its merits.

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

How to get a referral

Referral agencies

Referrals only by LB Lewisham's SHIP Team.

Referral procedure

Phone Mon-Fri 9am-5pm to check vacancies. Application form completed by referral agency and prospective resident. Interview. Require social reports and written report from referral agency.

Length of stay

  • Minimum stay: 1 Night
  • Maximum stay: 2 Years

Support and accommodation

Support offered

6 full time, 7 part time staff, 24 hour cover. key worker system with monthly meetings. Action plans with agreed outcomes, reviewed quarterly. Provide advice on benefits, housing, education and training. In house education and wellbeing activities. In-house counselling service.

Rooms and charges

  • Single: 27
  • Total spaces: 27

Facilities

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  • Disabled facilities: 1 downstairs room available for people with limited mobility, not fully adapted.

Rules and policies

User participation

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Further information

Public transport

Lewisham, Brockley, St Johns train stations - 10 mins walk. Buses 21, 36, 122, 171, 484.

Volunteering

Currently have 2-3 volunteers, help with running educational courses, front office admin. Email rlong@marshaphoenix.org or phone 020 8691 5911 for further information.

Donations

Food, new clothes and bedding, household goods, IT equipment, TVs. Email rlong@marchaphoenix.org or phone 020 8691 5911 for details.


Is this page accurate?

If you work for Marsha Phoenix Memorial Trust 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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