Housing Support is a service which supports individuals in their own homes within Inverclyde to maintain their tenancy and to live as independently as possible within their own community.
The service aims to assist people in developing skills and abilities which will lead to an improved quality of life and which will also help people work towards their personal aspirations. The service is tailored to each person's individual needs.
Housing & Support covers a range of activities designed to help people to maintain their accommodation; to meet their responsibilities as a tenant and to become more involved in their local community.
Our staff provide support in areas such as:
•Help in setting up a tenancy, (gas/electricity/telephone connection etc)
•Help/advice on safety and security
•Developing domestic/budgeting/life skills
•General motivational and emotional support
•Support in dealing with correspondence
•Support in dealing with social/leisure activities
•Support in making/keeping appointments
•Support to access other services
The service can be provided over 7 days, depending on an individual needs assessment. Out of hours on-call service is also available