Grenfell provides a high quality housing and support service to young people aged 16-24 in Merton, Kingston and Wandsworth. All our tenants have the support of a dedicated housing officer and we encourage them to take up the training opportunities we offer.
Every young person needs a home, support and a springboard into independent living, learning and work. We are a small organisation that makes a huge difference to the lives of the young people in south west London, who want to work with us.
Some of our tenants arrive at Grenfell with nothing apart from the clothes they are wearing. They come from difficult circumstances where they are at risk of getting into crime or anti-social behaviour. They often suffer from very low self esteem. Our housing officers work closely with tenants, getting to know each person individually and finding out what they want to achieve at Grenfell and in their lives.
We help them to take a journey that allows them to realise their potential and become active independent adults.
We aim to move our tenants on to permanent accommodation after two years with Grenfell. In total we have 125 bed spaces.
We run four schemes. They are: