South Notts Moving Forward provides housing with support to people aged 16 and over with mental health needs. It provides a range of support and is based at Arnold and Skegby and Sutton in Ashfield.
Description of service and support
South Notts Moving Forward consists of 4 houses, each having individual bedrooms and shared kitchen, living room and bathroom facilities. There are also shared gardens. In each living room there is a television for service users. There are 2/3 members of staff who staff the project from Monday to Friday, 9.00am until 5.00pm offering individual structured support,on call service available 24/7 when staff not on duty. Cats and small pets are allowed.
Staff offer support to each individual, where support plans will be completed with the service users input. The support plans will be looking at small achievable goals to enable the service user to gain daily living skills to move on to live independently in the community. Support is also offered around education/ employment, social activities and sign posting to other agencies that service users may need to use.
Generally service users move on independent living with a referral for floating support if/as required.
Capacity and facilities
|No of places||11|
|No of baths / head||0|
|No of showers / head||5/11|
|No of toilets / head||4/11|
|Own cooking facilities||Shared|
|24 hour staff cover||No|
|Computer / internet access||No|
|TV (own room)||No|
|Own room furnished||Yes|
|Laundry on site||Yes|
|Can you smoke in own room?||Yes|
|What are the restrictions on guests visiting during the day?||Guests are allowed to visit during the day and night, they must be aware that there are other residents in the property and must not cause problems for others.|
|What are the restrictions on overnight guests?||No overnight guests.|
|What support must clients engage with?||Individual structured support and also group support.|
|Please detail any other significant house rules:||None|
Tenure and costs
|What is the minimum stay?||1 month|
|What is the maximum stay?||2 years|
|What are the tenure options?||Licence agreement|
|What is the cost per week to the client?||No cost|
|Minimum age accommodated?
|Maximum age accommodated?
||Male and female|
|Relationship status accommodated?
||Singles only, no dependents.|
|Are there any access restrictions and if so what?||The doors are locked at all times, service users are given their own keys to gain access.|
11 Florence Road