Phone daily 24 hours. Prospective resident completes application form. Interviews allocated daily Mon-Fri 9am-5pm. Require proof of ID, income status and 2 references from professional people or organisations who know the applicant.
There are various referral methods,
If via CSC and under 18 usually referred by the ART team, if via the council or agency or direct then an application form is needed to be filled out.
An appointment is then made to come in, an assessment takes place which looks at history of the young person, support needs, risks. Then we will ask for background information from all relevant connected agencies. A decision will then be made if we can support the young person.
Contact Housing Advice or Supporting People via Bedford Borough Council on 01234 267422. All applicants are risk assessed at interview, require references and police checks. You can also contact us directly on 01234 307700.