Holly and Ivy House provides supported accommodation for those who are homeless providing their own room, communal area and a kitchen for self catering. Holly and Ivy House is staffed 24/7, to ensure that we can meet the needs.

As well as providing accommodation, the house holds regular social activities including cooking sessions, games nights, film nights and residents meetings.

Those looking for a bed at Holly and Ivy House must be 16 years or older, single, have a local connection to Charnwood Borough Council and seek a referral from Charnwood's housing team.

Service users receive:

  • An allocated support worker who meets with them a minimum of once a week
  • Use of the Homeless Outcomes Star to enable service users to create their own personalised support and action plan
  • Referrals and signposting to appropriate agencies
  • Access to a substance misuse worker and support groups
  • Safe and secure temporary accommodation
  • Assistance finding alternative accommodation
  • Support to integrate into their communities, including access to community projects, such as our community drop in, workshops, gym, cooking sessions, social activities and more…
  • CCTV in communal areas
  • Multi-site warden available