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Extern Multidisciplinary Homeless Support Team

Referral address

Francis House
9-11 Brunswick Street
Belfast
BT2 7GE

Phone

028 9033 0433

Fax

028 9033 1658

Email

hst@extern.org

 

Who the service is for ^ back to top

Target group

NIHE and housing association tenants with a range of support needs around mental health, drug and alcohol addiction, learning disability, and offending. Support also for families with children.

Will not accept

Applicants with high risk behaviour.

Age
Minimum18
MaximumNone

Area Served

Greater Belfast.

Maximum number of users

70

How to access the service ^ back to top

Referral procedure

Call in, phone any time or write for application form. Applicants contacted by letter. Interview and risk assessment.

Referral agencies

Accept self referrals and referrals from any agency.

Support offered ^ back to top

Length of support
Minimum1-2 weeks
Maximum1 year

Support services

Support available Mon-Fri 9am-5pm. Average of 25-30 service users per support worker. Staff normally visit weekly or as required. Provide support on issues around tenancy sustainment.

Further information ^ back to top

Group

Extern.