Oasis Community Housing - No.3 Peckham

Referral address

3 Cerise Road
London
SE15 5HQ

Referral phone

020 7639 5505

Referral email

Website

https://oasiscommunityhousing.org/


Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

Young single homeless women aged 16-25 with medium-high support needs, who are "in need of life skills and preparation for independence training". Priority to applicants with a local connection to Southwark.

Who we cannot help

Those with ongoing high alcohol or drug related support needs. Women who "pose a significant risk of harm to people or others".

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

How to get a referral

Referral agencies

Priority to LB Southwark RARS and Children’s Services. Other nominated referral agencies through which individuals can arrange referrals include Alone In London and Pecan.

Referral procedure

.No waiting list. Agencies notified when a vacancy arises. Referral and Needs and Risk Assessment forms completed by applicant and agency. Informal interview. If appropriate, formal interview is arranged. We require proof of ID and income, and reports from other agencies involved. May request references.

Length of stay

  • Minimum stay: 6 months
  • Maximum stay: 18 months

Support and accommodation

Support offered

5 staff, plus volunteers, 24 hour cover. Mandatory support system. Support plans with agreed outcomes, reviewed fortnightly. Staff advise on benefits and employment opportunities. Life skills programme with some compulsory sessions. Residents initially move into stage 1 offering a higher level of support and then stage 2 bedsits with a lower level of support in preparation for independent living.

Rooms and charges

£9.85pw required from residents in receipt of benefits.

  • Single: 16
  • Total spaces: 16

Facilities

  • Furnishings: Rooms fully furnished.
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  • Disabled facilities: None.
  • Other facilities: Lounge, internet access, garden.

Rules and policies

House rules and tenure

No alcohol allowed on premises. Smoking allowed in courtyard only. Must attend residents' meetings, keywork sessions and some life skills workshops. Licence agreement.

Visitors

Female visitors permitted 9am-11pm. Male visitors 9am-5pm. Maximum of 2 guests. No overnight guests.

User participation

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Further information

Public transport

Peckham Rye train station. Buses 12, 36, 63, 171 - 2 minutes walk.

Volunteering

Currently have 1 volunteer. Welcome volunteers. Email brenda.curtis@oasisuk.org or phone 020 7639 5505 for further information.

Donations

Food, household goods, money. Email brenda.curtis@oasisuk.org or phone project for details.


Is this page accurate?

If you work for Oasis Community Housing - No.3 Peckham 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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