c/o Family Support Team
2-7 Town Hall Parade
020 7926 4407
020 7926 4401
Socially excluded young people aged 16-24 who are homeless or about to become homeless. Applicants must have a connection to Lambeth.
Will Not Accept
Young people who are unwilling to utilise the service appropriately or commit to some type of learning or work.
Minimum Age: 16
Maximum Age: 24
Average Age: 18-19
Only accept referrals from LB Lambeth Family Support Team.
Referral form completed by applicant and agency. Require background information from referral agency, including probation and psychiatric reports if applicable. Interview.
Operate waiting list of 5 men and 5 women.
Length of Stay
Minimum: 6 months
Maximum: 18 months
Average: 18 months
26 staff, 24 hour waking cover. Support and development plan with agreed outcomes, reviewed regularly. Expected to engage in on-site learning services eg job search, careers advice, computer training (ECDL), life skills and learning workshops.
Access to Centrepoint's Health and Wellbeing Team.
Access to Move-on
All residents have a move-on assessment after 6 months. Residents have access to rent deposit guarantee scheme.
80 In 39 2-bed flats and 2 1-bed flats.
£11.48pw required from residents in receipt of benefits.
Rooms fully furnished.
Internet cafe, common room, lounge, gym, music studio.
2 flats accessible to wheelchair users. Lift to all floors.
House Rules and Tenure
Alcohol not allowed in communal areas. No smoking on premises. Licence agreement.
24 hour access, no restrictions.
Up to 2 guests per resident between 9am-9pm, need photo ID. No under 16s.
Monthly residents' meetings, Managers' surgeries. Annual user satisfaction survey. Complaints and suggestions box.
Volunteering and donations
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Centrepoint has an established volunteering programme. Phone head office on 0845 466 3400 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for further information.
Food, clothes, household goods - phone 0845 466 3400 for details. financial donations made via www.centrepoint.org.uk or donation line, 0800 232 320.
Denmark Hill train station. Buses 12, 35, 36, 40, 68, 171, 176, 185, 345.