Project information

Vision Housing - North London office expansion

Vision Housing is an extremely successful social enterprise. We have housed well over 250 people and are proud to say that our re-offending rate is very low.

We are now setting up a new office in North London and are looking for new premises.

Grateful for support or offers of space!?

August 2010 - August 2012

Charity information: Vision Housing

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  • Need

    Need

    The re-offending rate in London is around 75%.

    Solution

    Vision Housing has proved that we can reduce the re-offending rate to around 10%. We have housed 250 clients since January 2007.

  • Aims

    Aim 1

    Reduce re-offending.

    Activities

    » We provide housing and ongoing support to ex-offenders on release from prison for as long as they want or need it.

    We measure our outcomes by tracking clients that remain in sustainable accommodation and not prison.


  • Impact

    Impact

    We are saving society millions of pounds and can prove this through our re-offending rate.

    Risk

    We actively manage risks and issues on a daily basis for our clients for as long as they want or need us.

    Reporting

    We produce regular reports on the impact that the funding is having on our service provision and the outcomes we are achieving.

  • Budget

    Budget - Project Cost: £20,000

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      Amount Heading Description
      £10,000 Rent and rates Year 1
      £10,000 Rent and rates Year 2

    Current Funding / Pledges

    Source Amount
    Esmee Fairbairn Foundation £75,000 Guaranteed
    Tudor Trust £120,000 Guaranteed
  • Background

    Location

    We work pan-London

    Beneficiaries

    Offenders, society, family and victims.

  • Why Us?

    Why Us?

    We are ex-offender led and have first-hand knowledge of the risks involved in rehabilitation

    Read more about the Charity running this project.

    People

    Annys Darkwa

    Managing Director

    Adrian Gains

    Chair of board of trustees

    Lisa Kinghorn

    Operations manager