Stonewall Housing

Referral address

Unit 2a, Leroy House
436 Essex Road
London
N1 3QP

Referral phone

020 7359 6242

Referral email

advice@stonewallhousing.org

Website

http://stonewallhousing.org/services/referral-form/


Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

For LGBT+ people only. Those in London with housing need, with low / medium support needs. We provide mental health advocacy for 16-25’s. We provide DV mental health advocacy for all ages. We provide housing advice for those fleeing DV across the country. We have a range of advice services see website for further info. LGBT+ specific supported housing for 16-25’s for young people (under 25) with a connection to Hackney, Haringey, Islington or Newham. We co-deliver supported housing to a further 12 people in partnership with St Mungos, 6 in a trans/non-binary specific house and a further 3 male 3 female (cisgender or transgender) based in Newham but local connection is not required.

Who we cannot help

Non-LGBT people. Supported Housing: People with a history of arson and/or violence. Those unable to cope without 24 hour staff support. Advice/advocacy: Assessed on a case by case basis.

  • Minimum age accepted: 16
  • Maximum age accepted: 99

How to get a referral

Referral agencies

Any agencies.

Referral procedure

Phone office Mon-Fri 10am-1pm and 2pm-5pm or the advice line - 020 7359 5767. Brief assessment of suitability by phone. Application form completed by applicant and/or referral agency. Assessment interview.

Length of stay

  • Minimum stay: 6 months
  • Maximum stay: 2 years

Support and accommodation

Support offered

5 staff, available on site at 4 houses, staff visit other houses regularly. Keyworking and support planning, reviews quarterly. Support on budgeting, accessing other agencies, health, safety, mediation, tenancy sustainment, search for accommodation and preparation for move-on. Make referrals to external agencies as appropriate.

Rooms and charges

Varying depending on scheme: approximately £10-£15pw required from residents.

  • Single: 41
  • Total spaces: 41

Facilities

  • Furnishings: Rooms fully furnished, some with washbasins.
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  • Disabled facilities: Can accommodate 2 residents using wheelchairs. 2 flats have a loop system and visual door bells for those who are hearing impaired.
  • Other facilities: Lounge, garden.

Rules and policies

House rules and tenure

License agreement.

Visitors

Overnight guests allowed up to 3 nights a week.

User participation

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Further information

Public transport

Office: Highbury & Islington tube and train station - 15 mins. Buses 21, 30, 38, 56, 73, 141, 476.

Volunteering

Volunteer programme with roles in admin, advice, support and promotional events. Email info@stonewallhousing.org for further information.

Donations

Vouchers, money, others (depending on donation/current needs). Email info@stonewallhousing.org for details.


Is this page accurate?

If you work for Stonewall Housing 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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