Mosscare St Vincent's Housing Group - Blackburn with Darwen Foyer
1a Princes Street
Who is the project for?
Who do we help?
Young homeless people aged 16-25 with support needs, Must be committed to programme of training, education and independent living. Local connection to Blackburn with Darwen preferred.
- Minimum age accepted: 16
- Maximum age accepted: 25
How to get a referral
Referrals only from BwD Housing Needs Dept. (16-25)
Form completed by applicant and referral agency where applicable. Interview. Require proof of ID.
Length of stay
- Minimum stay: 3-6 Months
- Maximum stay: 2 Years
Support and accommodation
5 full time support staff available Mon-Fri 8am-7pm. Security on-site at night. Compulsory keywork system with weekly meetings. Action plans with agreed outcomes, reviewed every six months. Staff offer practical and emotional support and help with independent living skills.
Rooms and charges
- Flats: 46
- Total spaces: 46
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- Disabled facilities: 1 flat adapted for a wheelchair user.
Rules and policies
Blackburn bus station – 5 min walkBlackburn central train station – 5 min
Daily engagement activities on offer – cooking, lifeskills, art & craft sessions, Passport to Housing.
Food donations of tins and non perishable goods.
Is this page accurate?
If you work for Mosscare St Vincent's Housing Group - Blackburn with Darwen Foyer 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.