Impact Housing Association

Improvement Through Action

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Young People, St John’s Court, Carlisle

St John’s Court in Carlisle is a block of 8 self contained flats for young people between the ages of 16-25.  Each young person has their living room, bedroom, kitchen and bathroom.  Basic furniture is also provided. 
Living at St John’s Court connects you to our Close Street accommodation and the “Step On Up” Hub facilities are free for you to use.  The  Hub has computers, arts materials, books and is generally just a place where you can relax, or, a place where you can get work done – researching, emailing, social networking.

We have a team of dedicated, experienced Independent Living Workers and Night Workers on site who assist residents to maintain their tenancies, and focus on their talents and aspirations.  Whilst staying with us, the young people will have a first class experience of flexible and personalised support that they control and  decide—which in turn will lead them to thrive and achieve.

Our Offer to You
 - You will be allocated a ‘core’ Independent Living Worker who will help you draft a personal Positive Plan capturing your own goals and aspirations.
 -  You will also work other Independent Living Worker ‘s who will support you with specific goals and interests that are important to you.
 - Our accommodation and support that is tailored to your needs. You will be encouraged and inspired to recognise your strengths and abilities and to use those to plan your future.             
 - We offer opportunities to access services which will help you with the practical aspects of your tenancy and your health and well-being including social activities, training and employment.
 -  As part of your Positive Plan we will consider your housing options for the future.   

Your Offer to Us

 -  We ask that you are committed to developing your skills and making the most of your opportunities.
 - You are expected to meet with us and take responsibility for your own success.