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Homeless Services Unit - Lily Walker Centre

Referral address

105 Anne Street
Dundee
DD3 7TG

Phone

01382 432001, 0800 633 5843

Fax

01382 432013

Email

homeless.services@dundeecity.gov.uk

 

Who the project is for ^ back to top

Target group

People accepted as statutory homeless, including single homeless people, single parents and couples with or without children. Must have a local connection to Dundee.

Will not accept

No automatic exclusions.

Age
Minimum16
MaximumNone

How to get in ^ back to top

Referral agencies

Accept self referrals and referrals from any agency.

Referral procedure

Phone or call in Mon, Tues, Thurs, Fri 9am-5pm, Weds 10am-5pm. Phone diverts to out of hours service for emergencies. Application form and interview to assess status as statutory homeless.

Waiting list

No waiting list.

Vacancies

Daily.

Length of stay
Minimum1 night
Maximum-
Average28 days

Staffing and support ^ back to top

Support services

6 full time staff, 24 hour waking cover. Staff provide a low level of support focusing on advice on housing options and making referrals to appropriate support agencies.

Health services

Health and Homeless Outreach Team hold surgeries at the centre once a week.

Access to move-on

Staff help with referrals to outside agencies, including furniture projects. Move-on accommodation provided by the local authority.

Accommodation ^ back to top

Total spaces

26

Rooms

Bedsit: 26
Contact project for details of ineligible costs.

Facilities
FurnishingsRooms fully furnished.
Other facilitiesLounge, garden.
FoodSelf catering.
Disabled facilities3 bedsits accessible to wheelchairs, but no adaptations.

Rules and policies ^ back to top

House rules and tenure

No alcohol allowed on the premises. Smoking allowed in own rooms only. No formal written agreement.

Resident access

Must be in by 12 midnight.

Visitors

12 noon-4pm weekdays, 12 noon-6pm weekends, in lounge only. No overnight guests.

Further information ^ back to top

The Lily Walker Centre also contains the council's Homeless Services Unit which provides advice and information to homeless people and assesses whether they are priority need/statutory homeless under the Housing Act.

Group

Dundee City Council.

Public transport

Bus: 20 to city centre.

Update Information ^ back to top

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