Supported housing is a housing scheme where additional support is provided. Some schemes will be long term designed for those individuals who need support to live independently. Some are short-term designed to help people gain the practical and emotional skills needed to move on into mainstream housing.
The support given will depend on the individual’s needs. It can include:
The aims and purpose of supported housing are as follows:
Access to this accommodation is usually through Housing Support Grant in partnership with the Housing Gateway.