Porchlight - Old Schools Lodge

Referral address

5B New Cross Street
Margate
CT9 1EH

Referral phone

01843 223131

Referral email

Website

https://www.porchlight.org.uk/adult-supported-accommodation


Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

Single homeless people and families. Must have local connection.

Who we cannot help

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

  • Minimum age accepted: 16
  • Maximum age accepted: None

How to get a referral

Referral agencies

Accept self referrals and referrals from any agency.

Referral procedure

Phone or call in Mon-Fri 9am-5pm. Interview, application form and background checks.

Length of stay

  • Minimum stay: None
  • Maximum stay: 2 years

Support and accommodation

Support offered

7 staff available Mon-Fri 9am-5pm, on-call system 5pm-9am, 24 hour cover weekends and bank holidays. Keyworker system (5 residents per worker) with weekly meetings. Garden project, various clubs and activities.

Rooms and charges

£22.79pw required from residents receiving benefits.

  • Bedsit: 12
  • Flat: 7
  • Total spaces: 19

Facilities

  • Furnishings: Flats and bedsits fully furnished.
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  • Disabled facilities: None.

Rules and policies

House rules and tenure

Alcohol and smoking allowed in own rooms only. Licence agreement.

Visitors

Between 9am-7pm. No overnight guests.

User participation

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Further information

Public transport

Margate train station within walking distance.

Donations

Food. Phone 01843 223131 for details.


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