Referring young people to The Kipper Project
Our tenants and service users are referred to us by the London Borough of Tower Hamlets HOST Young People’s team (Homelessness & Housing Advice team) and by the Leaving Care team.
If you know of a young person who is homeless or in housing difficulty, please contact the HOST team on tel: 020 7364 3558 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Emergency housing contacts & Rough Sleeper Service (Hackney, Street Outreach) tel: 0870 383 3333
The Dellow Day Centre, run by Providence Row Charity, offers day facilities for people who are homeless, including hot breakfast, shower facilities and specialist advice.
Other organisations offering advice
Shelterline – Website: England.shelter.org.uk Tel: 0808 800 444
Homeless London – www.homelesslondon.org
Crisis – www.crisis.org.uk Tel: 0300 636 1967
Crisis ‘Skylight’ Centres offer a range of courses including computer skills, health & well-being and a free opticians service.
Grants and training providers:
These are available to meet expenses that have arisen due to an emergency or disaster. A Crisis Loan is intended to cover immediate short-term needs. An award may be for a specific item or service or to meet immediate living expenses for a short period, usually up to 14 days. The conditions for a Crisis Loan are strict and applicants are expected to repay it over an agreed period of time.
Find out more: Crisis Loan Line, Tel: 0800 032 7952