SHP - Lewisham Assessment Centre

Referral address

c/o Lewisham SHIP Team
38 Winslade Way
Catford
London
SE6 4JU

Referral phone

020 8314 3020, 020 8314 3898

Referral email

ship@lewisham.gov.uk

Website

http://www.shp.org.uk


Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

Young single homeless people aged 16-21. Must have a local connection to Lewisham.

Who we cannot help

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

  • Minimum age accepted: 16
  • Maximum age accepted: 21

How to get a referral

Referral agencies

LB Lewisham SHIP Team accept referrals from any agency.

Referral procedure

Application form via SHIP. Needs and risk assessment.

Length of stay

  • Minimum stay: -
  • Maximum stay: 6 weeks

Support and accommodation

Support offered

Staff on site 24/7, waking cover. keywork system, weekly meetings and 4-weekly case reviews. Staff offer support around life skills, independent living skills, housing, employment, training, education, health, leisure and family.

Rooms and charges

£11.16pw (Farnborough), £11.34pw (Belmont) required from residents in receipt of benefits.

  • Single: 25
  • Total spaces: 25

Facilities

  • Furnishings: Rooms fully furnished.
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  • Disabled facilities: None.
  • Other facilities: Lounges, computer rooms, gardens.

Rules and policies

House rules and tenure

House rules. Week by week licence agreement.

Visitors

Not allowed.

User participation

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Further information

Public transport

Both properties are close to train stations.


Is this page accurate?

If you work for SHP - Lewisham Assessment Centre 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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