Referral forms should be posted, faxed or emailed. Risk assessment. Pre-assessment within 2 working days, if full information given assessment interview within 5 days. Immediate entry is there is a vacancy.
If homeless, individuals must present at the Housing Options office at West House, West Street, Newbury. West Berkshire Council will assess whether an individual is eligible for an emergency bed space, and whether they have a duty to provide a hostel placement. Any agencies wishing to refer their client to the hostel must also go through West Berkshire Council.
Nominated agencies only, who are notified when vacancies arise and have 2 weeks to nominate applicants. Agencies complete application form. If vacancies remain unfilled, may then be offered to other agencies.