New Wineskins - U-Turn Recovery Project

Referral address

299 Brockley Road
Brockley
London
SE4 2SA

Referral phone

020 8694 6125

Referral email

admin@uturnrecovery.org.uk

Website

http://www.uturnrecovery.org


Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

Single homeless men with support needs who are serious about breaking their alcohol, drug, smoking, gambling and compulsive behaviour dependencies. No local connection required.

Who we cannot help

Carry out risk assessments around arson and violence. People currently using alcohol and/or drugs.

  • Minimum age accepted: 18
  • Maximum age accepted: 65

How to get a referral

Referral agencies

Accept self referrals and referrals from any agency. Can accept referrals direct from prison.

Referral procedure

Phone, call in Mon-Fri 9am-5pm or write. Application form completed by prospective resident and referring agency. Interview to assess needs and suitability to the programme. Require proof of ID.

Length of stay

  • Minimum stay: 4 months
  • Maximum stay: 2 years

Support and accommodation

Support offered

4 full time staff and 1 volunteer, sleep-in cover. 7-step Recovery Programme in the form of keywork system, daily meetings. Support plans with agreed outcomes, reviewed bimonthly. The 7-Step Programme includes support around life and job skills support and access to counselling.

Rooms and charges

£40pw required from residents receiving benefits.

  • Single: 13
  • Total spaces: 13

Facilities

  • Furnishings: Rooms fully furnished.
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  • Disabled facilities: None.
  • Other facilities: Lounge.

Rules and policies

House rules and tenure

No alcohol allowed on or off the premises. Must take part in support programme. No smoking allowed on the premises. Random substance tests. Licence agreement.

Visitors

Visitors only allowed by prior arrangement, must leave by 10.30pm.

User participation

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Further information

Public transport

Crofton Park and Brockley train stations. Buses 122, 171.


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