Crisis Prevention

Information and advice on one point of contact plus personal housing plans before discharge from care, prison or hospital.

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What

Supported Lodgings – Bernardo’s

How

Supported Lodgings offer longer-term placements, typically 6 months to 2 years, in vetted and trained private households’ homes, with support provided by an external organisation. Supported Lodgings schemes are most well known as a form of provision for young people leaving care, sometimes as a means to extend foster placements.

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What

2share – Seascape

Where

Ayr

How

2Share is a scheme to help match individuals to share a two bedroom property and to help prepare for the basics of running a successful tenancy. Applicants must meet ALL of the following conditions:

  • Be 16 years of age or over
  • Be on a low income and/or Benefits
  • Be unable to afford the total amount for a cash deposit
  • Be homeless, likely to become homeless or in housing need
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What

Care Leavers Flat Scheme – RockTrust

Where

Edinburgh

How

Care leavers flat scheme – providing supported accommodation properties in Edinburgh for young people who are leaving the care of the local authority.

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