St Mungo's - LARC (Lewisham Assessment and Recovery Centre)

Referral address

c/o Lewisham SHIP Team
Lawrence House
1 Catford Road
London
SE6 4U

Referral phone

020 8314 3020

Referral email

ship@lewisham.gov.uk

Website

http://www.mungos.org


Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

Single homeless people including those with medium to high support needs. Can accept people with dogs. All referrals must have a local connection and be referred by the local authority.

Who we cannot help

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

  • Minimum age accepted: 18
  • Maximum age accepted: 65

How to get a referral

Referral agencies

All referrals via the SHIP Team - ship@lewisham.gov.uk

Referral procedure

Must be able to prove local connection.

Length of stay

  • Minimum stay: 2 weeks
  • Maximum stay: 18 months

Support and accommodation

Support offered

24 hour cover, all residents are assigned a key worker, an assessment of support needs and a decision about where in the Housing Pathway they can be placed.

Rooms and charges

£12.41 pw required from residents in receipt of benefits.

  • Single: 43
  • Total spaces: 43

Facilities

  • Furnishings: Rooms fully furnished, with washbasins and fridges.
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  • Disabled facilities: Adapted toilet and shower. 8 ground floor bedrooms.
  • Other facilities: Lounge, computer room, garden.

Rules and policies

House rules and tenure

Alcohol not allowed in communal areas. Smoking allowed in own room and garden. Licence agreement.

Visitors

No overnight visitors. Photo ID needed for day time visitors.

User participation

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Further information

Public transport

New Cross tube and train station - 4 mins' walk. Buses 21, 36, 47, 53, 136, 172, 171, 177.

Volunteering

Currently have 4 volunteers. Welcome those who could run activities sessions in cooking, music, crafts, sports, knitting etc. Phone 020 8692 3454 for further information.

Donations

Food, clothes, money. Phone 020 8692 3454 for details.


Is this page accurate?

If you work for St Mungo's - LARC (Lewisham Assessment and Recovery 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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