St Basils - Ashram Moseley: Oakfield Road

Referral address

c/o Youthline

Referral phone

0300 303 0099

Referral email

youthline@stbasils.org.uk

Website

http://www.stbasils.org.uk


Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

Young people aged 16-21 who are leaving the care of the local authority and require support with moving towards independent living. Must have a local connection to Birmingham.

Who we cannot help

People with a history of violence, arson or sex offences. Current drug users.

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

How to get a referral

Referral agencies

Accept self referrals and referrals from Children & Families and any agency via Youthline.

Referral procedure

Phone Youthline (0300 303 0099, 24 hours daily) which is operated by St Basils in partnership with 4 other organisations. Youthline is responsible for assessing the support needs of young people aged 16-25 in Birmingham and for arranging appropriate levels of support.

Length of stay

  • Minimum stay: 1 year
  • Maximum stay: 2 years

Support and accommodation

Support offered

5 full time staff, 2 volunteers, emergency on-call system. key worker system, with at least weekly meetings. Action plans with agreed outcomes, reviewed at least every 6 months. Provide emotional and practical support around budgeting, healthcare, benefits, employment and training. Also help with developing independent living and social skills.

Rooms and charges

Residents pay own utility bills.

  • Flat: 9
  • Total spaces: 9

Facilities

  • Furnishings: Flats unfurnished.
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  • Disabled facilities: None.
  • Other facilities: Laundry facilities, computer, garden.

Rules and policies

House rules and tenure

Smoking allowed in own rooms only. Assured shorthold tenancy.

Visitors

Visitors allowed. Can stay overnight up to 2 nights a week.

User participation

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Further information

Public transport

Buses 1, 35, 50.

Volunteering

Have a volunteer scheme - email irene.casserley@caldmoreaccordha.org.uk for further information.


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