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.
100 Fowler Close
0116 236 2683
0116 236 5662
Who the project is for ^ back to top
Homeless women with children and pregnant women. Can accept female couples. Priority given to women with a local connection to Leicester.
Will not accept
No automatic exclusions.
How to get in ^ back to top
Accept referrals from any agency. Most referrals come from Leicester City Council.
Phone or call in at Housing Options Centre Mon-Fri 9am-4pm, Tues from 1pm. Interview. Require proof of ID. Out of hours phone or call in at hostel directly.
No waiting list.
Staffing and support ^ back to top
5 full time and 1 part time staff, sleep in cover. 24 hour emergency cover. Keywork system (3-4 residents per worker), weekly meetings. Action plans with agreed outcomes, reviewed weekly. Staff provide support with living skills, education and budgeting to allow residents to prepare for fully independent living, involving outside agencies where appropriate.
Weekly liaison with health workers.
Access to move-on
Staff help with all aspects of moving on, including applying for grants and finding furniture. Liaise with a range of resettlement teams working in the city, as required. Referrals to floating support services. Follow up for ex-residents available.
Accommodation ^ back to top
£12.55pw required from residents in receipt of benefits.
|Furnishings||Flats fully furnished.|
|Other facilities||Lounge, laundry, computer facilities, garden.|
|Disabled facilities||All flats are fully wheelchair accessible.|
Rules and policies ^ back to top
House rules and tenure
Smoking allowed in own flat and garden only. Licence agreement.
Must be in by 11.30 although can stay out with prior permission.
Between 8.30am-10.30pm Mon-Fri, 9am-10pm Sat & Sun.
Residents' meetings. Regular service reviews.
Volunteering and donations ^ back to top
Clothes, baby items, toys, books, small household items, food. Phone 0116 236 2682 or email email@example.com for details.
Further information ^ back to top
LHA Support Services Limited.