day centres and hostels
Centra - Old Schools Lodge
Who the project is for ^ back to top
Single homeless people and families. Must have local connection.
Will not accept
No automatic exclusions. Applications considered on a case by case basis.
How to get in ^ back to top
Accept self referrals and referrals from any agency.
Phone or call in Mon-Fri 9am-5pm. Interview, application form and background checks.
Operate waiting list.
Staffing and support ^ back to top
7 staff available Mon-Fri 9am-5pm, on-call system 5pm-9am, 24 hour cover weekends and bank holidays. Keyworker system (5 residents per worker) with weekly meetings. Garden project, various clubs and activities.
Signposting to appropriate services.
Access to move-on
Provide assistance with finding accommodation and setting-up.
Accommodation ^ back to top
19 6 x 1 bed flats for young people aged 18-25, 1 x 1 bed flat (any age), 12 bedsits.
£22.79pw required from residents receiving benefits.
|Furnishings||Flats and bedsits fully furnished.|
|Other facilities||Lounge, TV, garden.|
Rules and policies ^ back to top
House rules and tenure
Alcohol and smoking allowed in own rooms only. Licence agreement.
Own key, no access restrictions.
Between 9am-7pm. No overnight guests.
Volunteering and donations ^ back to top
Food. Phone 01843 223131 for details.
Further information ^ back to top
Margate train station within walking distance.
Update Information ^ back to top
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