day centres and hostels
If you want to stay in this project you cannot apply directly yourself. Look in How to get in below for more information.
Elim Housing - Ron Jones House
22-30 Jamaica Street
0117 942 5500
0117 944 5131
Who the project is for ^ back to top
Single homeless people.
Will not accept
Arsonists, sex offenders, people with a history of violent offences, people with current drug or alcohol dependencies.
How to get in ^ back to top
All referrals via Bristol City Council's Housing Support Register (email firstname.lastname@example.org).
Agency referrals only via Bristol City Council's Housing Support Register. Phone Mon-Fri 9am-5pm. Application form. Require 2 references. May require background information.
Operate waiting list.
Staffing and support ^ back to top
4 full time staff, available 9am-5pm weekdays, emergency on-call system. Compulsory keywork system (21 residents per keyworker), meetings every 2 months. Support plans with agreed outcomes, reviewed every 2 months. Staff provide advice and support with housing, employment and education, also run Skills for Life sessions to help prepare people for successfully maintaining their own tenancy. NB support contract will change from end October 2013, contact for details.
Access to move-on
Staff provide advice about move-on options, including the Association's own permanent housing.
Accommodation ^ back to top
£6.07pw required from residents in receipt of benefits.
|Furnishings||Rooms fully furnished, with washbasins and fridges.|
|Other facilities||Lounge, pool room, computer room, laundry.|
Rules and policies ^ back to top
House rules and tenure
Must attend keywork meetings. Smoking allowed in own room only. Licence agreement.
Own key, no access restrictions.
Children under 16 till 9pm. Overnight guests maximum 3 nights a week with staff permission.
Regular residents' meetings.
Volunteering and donations ^ back to top
Food, clothes, household goods, money. Email email@example.com or phone 0117 942 5500 for details.
Further information ^ back to top
Elim Housing Association.
Bristol Temple Meads train station and central bus station - 2 miles.