Phone St Basils Youth Hub Mon – Tues; Thu - Fri 9am-5pm & Wed 1.00pm – 5.00pm or Youthline (0300 303 0099, 24 hours daily) which is a partnership between St Basils and 4 other organisations. Interview, and needs and risk assessment at The Hub. Placed on pre-registered list if suitable. When vacancy arises The Hub carry out up to date background checks.
Complete a Supporting People referral form. please email to our gateway team on GatewayDurham@homegroup.org.uk Staff will contact the referring agent to arrange an interview after which they carry out background checks to enable them to complete a full risk/support assessment. Applicant and referring agency will be informed of decision.
Applications taken through the Thrive Gateway www.inspire2thrive.co.uk or by completing paper form and returning it to us. Incomplete applications will be returned. Completed applications are assessed within 10 working days and then placed on a waiting list.
An initial enquiry for service is made to Birchwood, the young person is then invited in to interview/assessment at the Centre or one of our offsite offices. At this point the young person’s support needs/risk will be assessed. A decision can be made to either accommodate the young person, place them on our waiting list or sign post to other services.