Refers to accommodation and support provided by organisations with expertise in supporting people to improve their life skills and opportunities.
A referral for supported housing for the young person will need be made via the care management team in the first instance, who will carry out a detailed assessment to see what type of accommodation is most suitable.
For more information and advice, the care management team can be contacted at:
Young people who are able to live independently can apply for ‘general needs housing’. The Council’s Housing Department will carry out an assessment to decide if the young person is a high priority. If the young person is a high priority, he/she can join the housing register, which is a list of people waiting for housing or to be rehoused.
For more information and advice, the Council’s Housing Department can be contacted at
Housing Options Service
101 Orchardson Street
London, NW8 8EA
Telephone: 020 7641 1000 (Monday to Friday, 09:00-17:00)