Our Lewisham Supported Housing provides abstinence based supported housing for single homeless people with a history of substance dependence from Lewisham. The house is staffed Monday to Sunday 9 – 5, with staff working to 6 or 7pm two days in the week. We also provide an out of staffing hours 'on call' support service. Our drug and alcohol workers provide support through one-to-ones and group work. Residents are given the opportunity to develop life skills, gain qualifications and helped to find volunteering opportunities. The average stay is between 6months and 2 years and residents leave with the necessary skills to live independent, drug and alcohol free lives.
- Single bedrooms with shared bathroom facilities
- Communal kitchen and lounge area
- TV and DVD facilities
- Support to gain volunteering opportunities or enrol in college
- Out of staffing hours 'on call' support
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Who we help: Single homeless people in the Borough of Lewisham, looking to address their substance misuse.
How to refer: We accept referrals from Lewisham