Porchlight - Old Schools Lodge
5B New Cross Street
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
Accept self referrals and referrals from any agency.
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
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
- 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.
Between 9am-7pm. No overnight guests.
Margate train station within walking distance.
Food. Phone 01843 223131 for details.
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