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Stephanie Lodge Resettlement Service - NCHA

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Description:

Stephanie Lodge Resettlement offers up to six months of supported accommodation to people aged 18 + years old who are experiencing mental health difficulties and need to be resettled into the community after a stay in hospital.
                    
Description of service and support

Accommodation consists of between 8 – 12 self contained flats all with bedroom, lounge, kitchen and bathroom. There are 4 ground floor flats that are suitable for people with mobility problems. The accommodation is fully furnished and is maintained to a high standard.  There is a service user resource room with a computer.  There is easy access to local amenities and it is a 10 minute walk to Nottingham City Centre. Pets are not allowed.

Support provided includes:

 - Essential life skills and independent living skills (including managing finances and shopping);
 - Domestic duties;
 - Resettlement in the community and finding appropriate accommodation;
 - Support to gain employment and further education; 
 - Help with 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, newsletters and groups.

After living here clients could move into own tenancy in the community. A further 12 weeks support is given in the community.

Capacity and facilities

No of places 10
No of baths / head
No of showers / head 
No of toilets / head 
   
Own cooking facilities Yes 
Meals provided No 
   
24 hour staff cover No (SMaRT cover out of hours) 
Computer / internet access Yes 
TV (communal) Yes 
TV (own room) No 
   
Own room furnished Yes 
Laundry on site Yes 
   
Communal area Yes 
Garden Yes 


House rules

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? Intensive resettlement support programme 
Please detail any other significant house rules: None. 


Tenure and costs

What is the minimum stay? 1 Month. 
What is the maximum stay? 6 Months. 
What are the tenure options?  Fixed term tenancy.
What is the cost per week to the client?  From £204


Restrictions

Minimum age accommodated?

18 
Maximum age accommodated?

No upper age limit. 
Genders accommodated?

Male and Female
Relationship status accommodated?

Singles only, no dependents
Are there any access restrictions and if so what? None. 



Address:

Stephanie Lodge
Forster Street
Nottingham

Post code: NG7 3DB
Telephone: 0115 942 0879
Fax: 0808 2800629
Client group: People aged 18 + who are experiencing mental health difficulties and are currently on a psychiatric ward but need to be resettled into the community.
Referral: Referral must come from a Mental Health professional. When an application form is received, staff will visit the hospital to complete an assessment interview.
Public transport: Ilkeston Road.