A Week in the Life of an ACH Support & Integration Worker
Naomi, one of our Bristol Support & Integration Workers, recently wrote an article for The Guardian about her working week.
In line with the latest government advice, we are now only taking face-to-face meetings in our office for emergency issues only (e.g. visa renewals). If you are a tenant with ACH, you will need an appointment to enter the office - please arrange a meeting with your support worker over the phone before entering the office. To find out more information please click here.
Providing a roof over somebody’s head is a vital first step in their journey away from homelessness and into independent living. ACH's primary aim is to house single vulnerable adults with support needs, and we specialise in supporting newly arrived refugees.
ACH provides a network of safe, high-quality and well-managed supported accommodation across Bristol, Birmingham and Wolverhampton, which enables tenants to overcome their difficulties, learn new skills and prepare for independent living.
We have an unparalleled service that is based on lived experience and cultural understanding of our clients. This cultural competence enables us to support their resettlement and integration needs by helping to develop key skills and build the social bridges that enable them to sustain tenancies and move on with their lives.
Our support teams help with: