Nightsafe - Cornfield Cliffe Project

Referral address

6 Industry Street
Darwen
BB3 0HA

Referral phone

01254 585444

Referral email

housingneeds@blackburn.gov.uk

Website

http://www.blackburn.gov.uk


Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

Young single homeless people aged 16-24with support needs. Must have a local connection to Blackburn with Darwen, Hyndburn or Ribble Valley.

Who we cannot help

No automatic exclusions. Applications considered on a case by case basis.

  • Minimum age accepted: 16
  • Maximum age accepted: 24

How to get a referral

Referral agencies

Accept referrals from YOT and local authority Housing Needs section.

Referral procedure

Phone or call in any time for application form, completed by applicant and referral agency prior to interview.

Length of stay

  • Minimum stay: 6 months
  • Maximum stay: 2 years

Support and accommodation

Support offered

2 full time and 2 part time staff, sleep-in cover. Compulsory keywork system (5-6 residents per key worker), keywork meetings weekly then monthly. Action plans with agreed outcomes, reviewed at approx 1, 6 and 12 month intervals. Staff provide support with life skills, including budgeting, cooking, health, education, training and employment.

Rooms and charges

£8pw required from residents in receipt of benefits.

  • Bedsit: 6
  • Total spaces: 6

Facilities

  • Furnishings: Rooms fully furnished.
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  • Disabled facilities: 1 bedsit accessible to wheelchair users.

Rules and policies

House rules and tenure

Must participate in programme of support. Smoking allowed in own rooms. Licence agreement.

Visitors

By arrangement. No overnight guests.

User participation

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Further information


Is this page accurate?

If you work for Nightsafe - Cornfield Cliffe Project 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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