Westward Housing Group - Alexandra House
59 Imperial Road
Who is the project for?
Who do we help?
Single homeless people aged over 18. Local connection is required.
Who we cannot help
Street homeless people with no fixed address. May not accept those currently using illegal substances, or those with alcohol dependency or a history of arson.
- Minimum age accepted: 18
- Maximum age accepted: None
How to get a referral
Accept referrals from any agency.
Phone Mon-Fri 9am-5pm. Application form and interview with 2 members of staff.
Length of stay
- Minimum stay: 6 months
- Maximum stay: 2 years
Support and accommodation
Staff on-site Mon-Fri 9am-5pm. key worker system with weekly-fortnightly meetings. Staff provide assistance with benefits, life skills training and referrals to other agencies.
Rooms and charges
£13.83pw required from residents in receipt of benefits.
- Flat: 23
- Total spaces: 23
- Furnishings: Flats part furnished.
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- Disabled facilities: 3 flats are accessible to wheelchair users and specifically adapted for people with disabilities. Visual alarm.
- Other facilities: Lounge, laundry room, patio.
Rules and policies
House rules and tenure
No alcohol in communal areas. Smoking allowed in own flat only. Tenancy agreement.
Can stay overnight, maximum 3 nights per week for each guest.
Located in town centre. Train station - 2 minutes walk.
Is this page accurate?
If you work for Westward Housing Group - Alexandra 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.