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.
Who the project is for ^ back to top
Single homeless men who wish to address their issues, learn new skills and move on to successful independent living. Can accept ex-offenders direct from prison.
Will not accept
Men who have a history of violence or offending behaviour, arsonists, with a history of serious sexual or racial offences. Men with serious mental health problems.
How to get in ^ back to top
Accept referrals from any agency including prison.
Phone Mon-Fri 9.30am-3.30pm. Require proof of ID and income.
Operate waiting list.
Staffing and support ^ back to top
4 full time staff on-site, 24 hour waking cover. In-house 12-step programme. Staff provide support around life skills, budgeting, health and safety, food hygiene, cooking and cleaning. Provide training in construction on site and via local college, horticulture via allotment, media studies.
Access to move-on
Staff provide advice on move-on options. Own move-on accommodation in 2-3 bedroom houses.
Accommodation ^ back to top
2 bed: 3
6 bed: 1
£27.50pw required from residents in receipt of benefits.
|Furnishings||Rooms partly furnished, residents have own drawer.|
|Food||Self catering with support from staff.|
Rules and policies ^ back to top
House rules and tenure
No alcohol allowed on the premises. Smoking allowed in designated covered outside area only. Licence agreement.
24 hour access, no restrictions. Maximum 2 nights away per week by arrangement.
Family members only by arrangement between 9am-4pm.
Weekly residents' and staff meetings.
Volunteering and donations ^ back to top
Currently have 20+ volunteers. Phone 01709 364600 for further information.
Food, clothes, household goods, money. Phone 01709 364600 for details.
Further information ^ back to top
A Place of Change with Christian foundations. Christian activities including twice weekly services and prayer groups. Recreation activities include 6-a-side football, countryside walks and visits.
Rotherham train and bus stations - 10-15 minutes walk.