Artist illustration of Croydon Service

CR7

CR7 is a specialist semi-independent living service offering support to Unaccompanied Asylum Seeking Children (UASC) who are either in or leaving care

Area:

Croydon

Appropriate for:

Unaccompanied Asylum Seeking Children (UASC) aged 16-25

About the accommodation

CR7 has six bedrooms with shared bathrooms and an additional shower room. There is a large communal kitchen with a dining area and an additional kitchenette, where young people will be supported to develop their cooking skills. Other communal areas include a lounge, a laundry room and a spacious garden.

The office is staffed across flexible hours in line with resident needs. Young people have access to 24/7 phone support, including translation services. CCTV in communal areas and an overnight roving concierge service help to ensure safety and security for all.

About the support

CR7 exclusively provides support for UASC, providing a safe environment for those from a variety of backgrounds. The service has a strong community environment with shared meals and encourages cultural exchange between young people.

Staff work closely in partnership with local organisations, including solicitors around immigration issues. This service has a dedicated Specialist Support Worker who provides a flexible level of support reflecting young people’s needs.

About the area

CR7 is located in Croydon:

  • Good bus connections and close to mainline and overground stations
  • Close to colleges and training centres
  • Local shops
  • Parks and leisure centres within walking distance
Van Minh vu

I had a long journey to get here and being at this service I truly feel safe.

Van Minh Vu, customer

How to enquire

We work closely with commissioners, agencies and families to develop and deliver bespoke support and accommodation offers tailored to individual needs.

You can enquire about a specific property detailed here or submit a general enquiry. Our team are experienced in developing personalised solutions that meet individual, family and commissioner needs.

Please contact Victoria or fill out the form below and we will be in touch.

Enquire now

Please provide your contact details, the timeline for your need, along with a brief description of your enquiry. Our team will be in touch with you within two working days.

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