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Irwell Valley Housing Association - Greenbank

Referral address

Housing Options Service Trafford (HOST)
Waterside
Sale
M33 7ZF

Phone

0161 912 2230

Email

host@salford.gov.uk

 

Who the project is for ^ back to top

Target group

Young single homeless people with low to medium support needs. Must have a local connection to Trafford.

Will not accept

Schedule 1 offenders, arsonists.

Age
Minimum16
Maximum19

How to get in ^ back to top

Referral agencies

All referrals from Housing Options Service Trafford.

Referral procedure

Interview.

Waiting list

No waiting list.

Vacancies

Frequently.

Length of stay
Minimum1 week
Maximum1 year
Average5 months

Staffing and support ^ back to top

Support services

Staff available daily 7.45am-9.10pm, concierge provides overnight cover. Weekly support sessions, workshops and activities. Independent living skills workbook completed to prepare residents for independent living. Staff provide support and advice on benefits, education, employment and training, offending and rehousing.

Health services

Community Change Foundation run drug and alcohol awareness sessions. On-site drop-in run by young persons drug and alcohol team. Outreach nurse runs monthly sexual health drop-in.

Access to move-on

Staff support residents to find suitable move-on accommodation. Have 4 move-on flats. Floating support service.

Accommodation ^ back to top

Total spaces

21 including 2 emergency access rooms.

Rooms

Bedsit: 21
£6.86pw required from residents receiving benefits.

Facilities
FurnishingsRooms fully furnished, ensuite.
Other facilitiesLounge, chill out room, wifi, laundry, garden.
FoodSelf catering.
Disabled facilities1 room with wheelchair access.

Rules and policies ^ back to top

House rules and tenure

Applicants must sign occupancy conditions document and engage in programme of support.

Resident access

Must spend at least 4 nights pw at the scheme. If not back by 2am will be classed as a night out.

Visitors

Not allowed.

User participation

Resident meetings, focus groups. Youth Advisory Panel.

Volunteering and donations ^ back to top

Donations

Non perishable food, toiletries. Contact project for details.

Further information ^ back to top

Group

Irwell Valley Housing Association.

Public transport

Trafford Bar tram.