YMCA Brighton - Stanley Court

Referral address

c/o Brighton & Hove Council's HA Team
Bartholomew House
Bartholomew Square
Brighton
BN1 1JP

Referral phone

01273 293111

Referral email

housing.advice@brighton-hove.gov.uk

Website

http://www.brightonymca.co.uk


Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

Single homeless people with low support needs. Local connection required.

Who we cannot help

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

  • Minimum age accepted: 18
  • Maximum age accepted: None

How to get a referral

Referral agencies

Only accept referrals from Brighton and Hove Council.

Referral procedure

Call in or phone Brighton and Hove Council's Housing Advice team, Mon, Tues, Thurs, Fri 9am-4.30pm, Weds 1pm-4.30pm.

Length of stay

  • Minimum stay: -
  • Maximum stay: 2 years

Support and accommodation

Support offered

3 full time staff, emergency on-call system. Keywork system with weekly/fortnightly meetings. Staff provide assistance with completing forms, benefits claims, independent living skills, emotional support and referrals to outside agencies. At Stanley Court we provide regular residents meetings in which any matters can be raised in regards to the project, how it runs, what residents would like to see more of, what activities they would like to see. We also have put a suggestions box which is regularly checked and addressed. As well as this we also now have a resident representative who attends regular meetings at Head Office alongside other client reps and discuss wider matters

Rooms and charges

£17.50 pw, residents pay this through third party deductions or by cash each week

  • Flat: 31
  • Total spaces: 31

Facilities

  • Furnishings: White goods, carpets and curtains only provided.
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  • Disabled facilities: One flat designed for a person with physical disabilities.
  • Other facilities: Small back garden.

Rules and policies

House rules and tenure

Residents must engage in programme of support. Smoking and alcohol allowed in own rooms and outside area only. 6 month shorthold tenancy.

Visitors

No time restrictions. Specific policy on child visitors.

User participation

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Further information

Public transport

Buses 24, 25, 48, 49.

Donations

Phone Alexandra Cuncev, Fundraising Officer at Head Office on 01273 220900 for donation details.


Is this page accurate?

If you work for YMCA Brighton - Stanley Court 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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