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Grimsby and Cleethorpes Area Doorstep

Referral address

107-115 Pasture Street
Grimsby
DN32 9EE

Phone

01472 321444

Fax

01472 321440

Email

info@mydoorstep.org.uk

 

Who the project is for ^ back to top

Target group

Young single homeless people, teenage parents and young families aged 16-25 with support needs. Prioritise applicants with a local connection to North East Lincolnshire.

Will not accept

No automatic exclusions.

Age
Minimum16
Maximum25

How to get in ^ back to top

Referral agencies

Accept self referrals and referrals from any agency.

Referral procedure

Phone or call in to the drop-in centre at the above address Mon-Fri 10am-4pm. Interview with needs and risk assessment.

Waiting list

Usually operate short waiting list.

Vacancies

Weekly.

Length of stay
Minimum6 months
Maximum2 years

Staffing and support ^ back to top

Support services

Staff available Mon-Fri 9am-5pm, out of hours call centre support. Keyworker system with meetings as required. Provide practical and emotional support around independent living skills, finances, health and wellbeing, social and community networks, education and training and parenting skills.

Access to move-on

Provide advice on move-on options and help with finding appropriate housing, completing forms and attending application interviews. Has some move-on accommodation.

Accommodation ^ back to top

Total spaces

54 Also has 10 supported lodgings places.

Rooms

Single: 54
Tenants in single accommodation are responsible for bills.
£7pw approx required from residents in receipt of benefits.

Facilities
FurnishingsRooms fully furnished.
Other facilitiesLounge, garden.
FoodSelf catering.
Disabled facilities2 flats accessible for wheelchair users.

Rules and policies ^ back to top

House rules and tenure

Alcohol and smoking rules depend on property type. Licence agreement in shared houses, assured shorthold in self contained flats and houses.

Resident access

No access restrictions.

Visitors

Restrictions on overnight guests in some schemes.

User participation

Monthly house meetings in shared houses. Surveys, newsletters and suggestion box.

Volunteering and donations ^ back to top

Volunteering

Currently have 8 volunteers, help with skills sharing, reception, operation of food larder, and as trustees. Email info@mydoorstep.org.uk or phone 01472 321444 for further information.

Donations

Food, toiletries, household items, money - email info@mydoorstep.org.uk or phone 10472 321444 for details.

Further information ^ back to top

A range of activities and events are run from the Doorstep Drop-in Centre.

Update Information ^ back to top

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