Housing

This section will provide housing information and advice for young parents.

Local Coventry Housing Services:

Coventry HomeFinder - Choice-based lettings scheme for over 18 year olds

Valleyhouse Association - provide access to a fully trained staff team 24 hours a day and a range of fully furnished, safe and secure shared and single family accommodation

Provides:

Supported Accommodation service for higher needs expectant or young parents aged 16-20 years old.

Floated Support service for expectant or young parents aged 16-25 years old to sustain or obtain their own tenancy,

Emergency Accommodation service for expectant or young parents 16-20 years old who need safe overnight accommodation on a confidential address.

Please click on the website for more information and to see if you meet the requirements. Contact Numbers: 024 7626 6280 or 024 7626 6290 for further information.

 

Acorn Court:

Acorn Court offers semi-independent accommodation for young mothers aged 16-25 years. They provide support promoting good health, meeting emotional needs, social networking, support learning, keeping a family routine and providing home and money.

Contact: Please call the office for a referral pack or for further information on the service. Tel: 024 7645 2549.

 

Useful Information Websites:

Citizens Advice Bureau - Provides lots of advice and help with looking for housing.

Shelter - Provides advice and information for young people on housing options.

Possible financial help towards paying for housing:

Direct Gov - For financial support information.