Supported Lodgings - Dorset Council

When you leave local authority care, or the family home if there's been a breakdown, you may not have the skills you need to live an independent life. Supported Lodgings is a service that provides you, as a young person aged 16 to 25, with a room of your own in a private home where you're a member of the household, but are not expected to become a member of the family. housing option which prepares you to live on your own. Your host provides a safe and supportive environment, working with professional service, to help and support you to gain skills for independent adult life.


Venue address
Children's Services
South Annexe County Hall

Service Details

Additional Information
Find all further information on our website including: rooms/facilities young people would have access to, support provided, cost and the role the support lodgings provider has responsibility for. You can also get in touch if you;re interested in becoming a supported lodgings provider.
Referral information
Talk to your social worker, personal advisor, or contact the Supported Lodgings Team on 01305 225809.
Age Range Details
16 to 25.
Age Range
16 years 0 months to 25 years 11 months
Some activities and family support services listed in our directory may be cancelled, postponed, or running in a different way due to coronavirus restrictions. Please contact providers to check for information about any changes.

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Address: Children's Services  South Annexe County Hall  Dorchester  Dorset