Stepping Stone - Ashburn House
11 Ashburn House
Who is the project for?
Who do we help?
Single homeless men with support needs, including ex-offenders and those with alcohol, drugs or mental health problems. Must have a local connection to Heywood Rochdale area.
Who we cannot help
Arsonists and Schedule 1 offenders may not be accepted.
- Minimum age accepted: 18
- Maximum age accepted: 99
How to get a referral
Accept referrals from any agency.
Application form completed by applicant and referral agency prior to interview. Require proof of ID, eg birth certificate, driving licence, references and housing arrears reports.
Length of stay
- Minimum stay: 6 months
- Maximum stay: 2 years
Support and accommodation
2 full time staff based on-site Mon-Fri 9am-5pm, emergency on-call system. Keywork system (7 residents per worker), weekly keywork meetings. Action plans with agreed outcomes, reviewed quarterly. Staff provide support around daily living skills, including budgeting, healthy eating, issues around alcohol and drugs, access to education and training. Staff can accompany residents to appointments.
Rooms and charges
Residents responsible for £3pw water charge.
- Flat: 13
- Total spaces: 13
- Furnishings: Rooms fully furnished.
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- Disabled facilities: 4 rooms are accessible to wheelchair users.
- Other facilities: Garden.
Rules and policies
House rules and tenure
Alcohol and smoking allowed in own flat only. Assured tenancy.
Can stay overnight, maximum 3 nights per week, 16+ only.
Is this page accurate?
If you work for Stepping Stone - Ashburn House 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.