Case study: Charlotte

Case study: Charlotte

Charlotte (not her real name), 17, has been living at one of Horton Housing's hostels for several weeks. She came to the hostel after separating from her partner, with whom she had been living with at another hostel in Bradford. Charlotte is having a positive experience at Horton Housing's hostel and she is grateful for the staff there. She said: "I enjoy living by myself and learning how to live independently. It's nice because you come back to your own place and I'm keeping a roof over my head. The staff support you through it. They are there to talk to and they try to help me as much as they can. I give credit to them - they are brilliant. Now that I'm here I don't have any problems…
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Service: STAY in Boldshay / Assisi

Service: STAY in Boldshay / Assisi

Phone 01274 305683 | Email : boldshaystay@hortonhousing.co.uk STAY in Boldshay / Assisi offers accommodation and housing-related support for people with multiple or complex needs who are homeless or at risk of becoming homeless. We have two hostels in Bradford: STAY in Boldshay and STAY in Assisi. Both hostels have 10 units of accommodation, which are available for men only. Each flat is self-contained and support is available 24/7. We also have properties in Bradford, Shipley and Keighley which are available for men and women. Accommodation includes one and two bedroom terraced houses, one bedroom self-contained flats and self-contained bedsits. There is a lower level of staffing for these units, but support is available 24/7. All units are fully furnished and equipped and have laundry facilities. The service is for men…
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Service: STAY in Millhaven

Service: STAY in Millhaven

Phone 01274 305965 | Email : millhavenstay@hortonhousing.co.uk STAY in Millhaven offers accommodation and housing-related support for people with multiple or complex needs who are homeless or at risk of becoming homeless. Our Millhaven hostel in Bradford is for women only and has 20 units of accommodation. Each flat is self-contained and support is available 24/7. We also have properties in Bradford, Shipley and Keighley which are available for men and women. Accommodation includes one and two bedroom terraced houses, one bedroom self-contained flats and self-contained bedsits. There is a lower level of staffing for these units, but support is available 24/7. All units are fully furnished and equipped and have laundry facilities. Please note: The visiting service is for men and women, aged 16 and over, with or without children.…
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Service: STAY in Grattan

Service: STAY in Grattan

Phone 01274 726494 | Email : grattanstay@hortonhousing.co.uk STAY in Grattan offers accommodation and housing-related support for people with multiple or complex needs who are homeless or at risk of becoming homeless. The hostel in Bradford has 23 units of accommodation which are for men and women. Each flat is self-contained and support is available 24/7. We also have properties in Bradford, Shipley and Keighley which are available for men and women. Accommodation includes one and two bedroom terraced houses, one bedroom self-contained flats and self-contained bedsits. There is a lower level of staffing for these units, but support is available 24/7. All units are fully furnished and equipped and have laundry facilities. The service is for men and women, aged 16 and over, with or without children. The service is…
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Service: BRICSS

Phone 01274 648904 | Email (& referrals): bricss@hortonhousing.co.uk Bradford Respite Intermediate Care Support Service (BRICSS) is a home from hospital scheme for people who are homeless or living in unsuitable accommodation and are being discharged from hospital. Run in partnership with Bevan Healthcare, the scheme provides short-term, temporary accommodation for people who need support with health and housing after leaving hospital. It helps to reduce ‘bed blocking’ in local hospitals. A ‘Pathway’ team is based in hospitals to identify clients who may benefit from the care offered by BRICSS. The 14 units are fully furnished and include laundry facilities. The service was a finalist in the UK Housing Awards in 2015 in the ‘Meeting Specialist Housing Needs’ category. BRICSS also won a Community Impact Award in 2015 in the ‘Health and…
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Service: Group Living for Young People

Service: Group Living for Young People

Phone 01274 306337 | Write: Group Living Service, Horton Housing, c/o Chartford House, 54 Little Horton Lane, Bradford,BD5 0BS. Residential Support for Young People Our Group Living Services in Bradford offer residential support for young people who are leaving care or in need of accommodation or are unaccompanied asylum seekers aged between 16 and 18 years old. We have three properties in Bradford which are staffed 24/7. Young people have their own rooms or self-contained flat and shared facilities including lounge, laundry and garden. All accommodation is fully furnished. The aim of the service is to provide short-term accommodation and support to young people to help them develop independent living skills. Clients are supported to move on to longer-term accommodation and can get help with a range of issues such…
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Service: Bradford Homeless Partnership

Service: Bradford Homeless Partnership

Phone 01274 381990 | Email: homeless.partnership@hortonhousing.co.uk The Bradford Homeless Partnership is delivered in partnership by Horton Housing and Bradford Cyrenians. The service offers temporary and emergency accommodation for people in the Bradford District who are homeless or at risk of homelessness. Our hostel accommodation comprises single and family-sized units with 24/7 onsite support. We also have units available across Bradford which have a lower level of on-site staffing but support is still available 24/7. The service is short-term, usually three to six months. To be eligible, you need to be assessed as being statutory homeless and in priority housing need or your homeless housing status is pending investigation. To access the service, you need to be assessed by Bradford Council’s Housing Options Service Single Point of Access (Jigsaw). Referrals To…
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