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Forensic Mental Health Floating Support - NCHA

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  • Mental Health
Description:

Forensic Mental Health Floating Support provides support to 14 people with mental health needs. Its aim is to reduce the risk of homelessness by supporting people to gain the skills to live as independently as possible.
           
Description of service and support

Support provided includes:
 - Setting up and maintaining a tenancy;
 - Developing domestic or life skills and advice on repairs and home maintenance; 
 - Advice and advocacy; 
 - Assistance with budgeting, benefits and form filling; 
 - Accessing healthcare, education and employment;
 - Accessing cultural and religious organisations; 
 - Finding out about local community groups. 

There are no direct costs as it is SP funded.  The service has 2 members of staff.

Service Opening Hours

Monday  09:00 - 16:30
Tuesday   09:00 - 16:30
Wednesday   09:00 - 16:30
Thursday  09:00 - 16:30
Friday  09:00 - 16:30
Saturday  
Sunday  


Office Opening Hours

Monday   09:00 - 16:30
Tuesday   09:00 - 16:30
Wednesday   09:00 - 16:30
Thursday   09:00 - 16:30
Friday  09:00 - 16:30
Saturday  
Sunday  
Address:

Forster Street
Radford
Nottingham

Post code: NG7 3DB
Telephone: 0115 9420879
Fax: 0115 8412616
Client group: People with mental health needs and who are at risk of homelessness.
Referral: Self referral and referrals from the Forensic Mental Health Team and Probation services. Via application form available on the website or from NCHA.
Public transport: Two minute walk to a main bus route into Nottingham City centre, 15 minutes walk to the centre.