The Wright Wilson Street project provides accommodation and support for young single homeless or vulnerably housed people aged 16 – 21 years with low to medium support needs.
Description of service and support
Accommodation consists of 12 fully furnished, self contained flats for single occupancy. Each flat has its own car park facility. It is a 5 minute walk to town centre and local amenities. The accommodation has a safe and secure environment, and there are 5 members of staff. We do not accept pets.
Support provided includes:
- Essential life skills and independent living skills including managing finances and shopping;
- Support to gain employment and further education;
- Advice in claiming welfare benefits;
- Support planning and risk assessments tailored to meet individual needs;
- Named key worker for each individual;
- Out of hours support provided by the NCHA SMaRT service (Support Management and Response Team);
- Support sessions and regular service user meetings.
Clients generally move into independent living after staying at Wright Wilson Street
Capacity and facilities
|No of places||12|
|No of baths / head||1|
|No of showers / head||1|
|No of toilets / head||1|
|Own cooking facilities||Yes|
|24 hour staff cover||Yes, via out of hours team.|
|Computer / internet access||No|
|TV (own room)||No|
|Own room furnished||Yes|
|Laundry on site||No|
|Can you smoke in own room?||Yes|
|What are the restrictions on guests visiting during the day?||None|
|What are the restrictions on overnight guests?||No restrictions.|
|What support must clients engage with?||Minimum 5 hours per week.|
|Please detail any other significant house rules:||No drugs on premises, no Anti Social Behaviour|
Tenure and costs
|What is the minimum stay?||None|
|What is the maximum stay?||2 Years.|
|What are the tenure options?||AST|
|What is the cost per week to the client?||128.13 p/w|
|Minimum age accommodated?
|Maximum age accommodated?
|Relationship status accommodated?
||Singles only. No dependants.|
|Are there any access restrictions and if so what?||All flats are self contained.|
59 Cobwell Road