Providence Row HA - Bridge Gardens
1 Bridge Gardens
off Green Lanes
020 7249 1446
Who is the project for?
Who do we help?
Ex-rough sleepers with a Hackney and a street team connection who have been assessed by drug, alcohol and mental health teams and are subject to Care Programme Approach. Can accept those with both mental health and alcohol/drug problems.
Who we cannot help
Arsonists and those with a history of violence. Those unable to utilise the support offered or who require a more intensive level of support than is available at the project. People who lack independent living skills.
- Minimum age accepted: 18
- Maximum age accepted: 65
How to get a referral
Only accept referrals from LB Hackney HPU and the Clearing House.
Phone Mon-Fri 7.30am-6pm. Application form. Interview. Require proof of ID, risk assessment, psychiatric reports, CPA and PSR.
Length of stay
- Minimum stay: None
- Maximum stay: 2 years
Support and accommodation
3 full time staff available 7.30am-8pm, emergency on-call system. Keywork system to identify support needs and offer ongoing support (6 residents per key worker), fortnightly meetings. Support plans involve risk assessment, liaison with external agencies and quarterly reviews. Staff offer housing management, help with life skills and claiming benefits.
Rooms and charges
Residents pay own bills.
- Flat: 12
- Total spaces: 12
- Furnishings: Flats fully furnished.
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- Disabled facilities: 1 flat is wheelchair accessible and has low worktops in kitchen and adapted bathroom.
- Other facilities: Garden.
Rules and policies
House rules and tenure
Smoking allowed in residents' flats. Must attend keywork sessions and residents' meetings. Assured shorthold tenancy.
Can stay overnight.
Dalston Kingsland train station. Buses 21, 73, 141, 341.
Is this page accurate?
If you work for Providence Row HA - Bridge Gardens 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.