Stonewater - Swindon Foyer
17-21 Bath Road
Who is the project for?
Who do we help?
Young single homeless people or those at risk aged 16-25. No local connection required.
Who we cannot help
No automatic exclusions.
- Minimum age accepted: 16
- Maximum age accepted: 25
How to get a referral
Accept self referrals and referrals from any agency.
Phone, call in 8.30am-9.30pm or write. Application form. Interview. Risk assessment. Require proof of income and any additional relevant information.
Length of stay
- Minimum stay: 6 months
- Maximum stay: 2 years
Support and accommodation
2 full time, 2 part time project workers available daily 8.30am-9.30pm. Night staff and emergency on-call system. Compulsory keywork system (17 residents per key worker), monthly meetings. Support plans with agreed outcomes, reviewed every 6 months. Staff provide advice and support with life skills and accessing employment, education and training. Help with CVs, cooking and IT.
Rooms and charges
£14.80pw required from residents in receipt of benefits.
- Single: 57
- Total spaces: 57
- Furnishings: Rooms fully furnished, with ensuite facilities.
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- Disabled facilities: 2 wheelchair users can be accommodated. Warden call system, grab rails, lift.
- Other facilities: Lounge, garden, IT suite, training room.
Rules and policies
House rules and tenure
Must attend keywork meetings and be proactively seeking employment or engaged in training/education. Alcohol and smoking allowed in own rooms only. Licence agreement.
During pre-arranged times. Maximum 2 overnight guests per week.
Swindon train and bus station - 15 minutes walk.
Currently have 2 volunteers. Phone 01793 612622 for further information.
Food, clothes, household goods, money. Phone 01793 612622 for details.
Is this page accurate?
If you work for Stonewater - Swindon Foyer 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.