Salvation Army Housing Association - The Limes

Referral address

76 Daisy Bank Road
Victoria Park
Manchester
M14 5GL

Referral phone

0161 224 5883

Referral email

limes@chapter1.org.uk

Website

http://www.saha.org.uk


Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

Young single homeless men aged 16-30. Must have a local connection to the area. and young rough sleepers

Who we cannot help

"Anyone who requires acute care and support for a severe medical or mental health condition, sex offenders and arsonists. Any person without Leave to Remain. Current drug users and alcoholics may be considered under special circumstances."

  • Minimum age accepted: 16
  • Maximum age accepted: 30

How to get a referral

Referral agencies

Accept referrals from Gateway

Referral procedure

If there is a vacancy, the person is asked to come to the project and be interviewed. If accepted, usually the person will come into the project at the end of the interview.

Length of stay

  • Minimum stay: 6 months
  • Maximum stay: 6 months ?

Support and accommodation

Support offered

6 full time and 2 part time staff, waking cover from 9am-12 midnight. Emergency cover midnight-8am. 24 hour on-call system. Keywork system, with fortnightly meetings and 3 monthly reviews. Support covers health, housing, benefit issues, language, family issues. Referral to specialists as necessary. A weekly Job Club is run each Wednesday in partnership with Manchester Adult Education Services; clients attend and are helped with their CVs, information on jobs, and how to apply, Universal Job Match. Accredited 8 weeks Sports Leadership course available.

Rooms and charges

£12.04pw required from residents in receipt of benefits.

  • Single: 26
  • Total spaces: 26

Facilities

  • Furnishings: Rooms fully furnished, with washbasins and fridges.
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  • Disabled facilities: Downstairs toilet accessible to wheelchair users. Some adaptations.

Rules and policies

House rules and tenure

Residents must carry out any agreed obligations in their action plan. No alcohol or smoking allowed on premises. Licence agreement.

Visitors

10am-11pm, in communal areas only.

User participation

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Further information

Public transport

Buses 50, 192 from city centre.

Volunteering

Currently have 6 volunteers - help with admin, fundraising, teaching - phone 0161 224 5883 for further information.

Donations

Food, clothes, toiletries, household goods, bedding, money.


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