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North Road Supported Housing Project - NCHA

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Description:

The North Road project is for vulnerable people who want to live independently in a community setting.  A wide range of support is available.


Description of service and support

The accommodation consists of 4 bedrooms each with private ensuite facilities.  There is a communal lounge, dining room, kitchen and small walled communal garden.  The accommodation is fully furnished and maintained to a high standard. There is easy access to local amenities.  The accommodation is not suitable for people with physical disabilities.  There are 3 support staff and 1 manager.  No pets are allowed.

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 Keyworker 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 with users participating in the running of the project.

Clients next steps would normally be to move on to independent living.

Capacity and facilities

No of places  4
No of baths / head  ensuite
No of showers / head   ensuite
No of toilets / head   ensuite
   
Own cooking facilities  Yes
Meals provided  No
   
24 hour staff cover  No
Computer / internet access  No
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? Need to inform staff prior to staying.
What support must clients engage with?  Tenancy Related
Please detail any other significant house rules:  None


Tenure and costs

What is the minimum stay?  1 year
What is the maximum stay?  2 years
What are the tenure options?  Assured  Shorthold
What is the cost per week to the client?  Supporting People Funded + Housing Benefit


Restrictions

Minimum age accommodated?

 18
Maximum age accommodated?

 65
Genders accommodated?

 Both
Relationship status accommodated?

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



Address:

24 North Road
West Bridgford
Nottingham

Post code: NG2 7NH
Telephone:

0115 9827672

Fax: 0115 841 2616
Client group: Vulnerable people who want to live independently in a community setting.
Referral: Self referral / Social Worker referral. Request application form from the Project or via www.personalisedsupport.co.uk
Public transport: Loughborough Road - NCT buses - 10 is a few minutes walk away.