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Enhanced Approved Premises
Promotes Community Safety
Credible Community Sentence
Gender Specific Facility
Enabling Environment
Effective Rehabilitation


Welcome to Adelaide House

"There is a special place in hell for women who don't help other women" ( Madeleine Albright 2006)

Who we are & What we do?

Adelaide House Approved Premises (LDCSA) is a registered charity, number 221709


Adelaide House Women's Approved Premises is situated in Liverpool, Merseyside, one of only six such facilities in the country. We provide residential support and interventions for up to 20 adult women ( over 18 years )

Management and staff at Adelaide House advocate an holistic, women centred, needs led approach to our work, which includes enhanced supervision within a structured and supportive environment.

Adelaide House staff have developed extensive experience of working with female offenders who present with complex needs across a range of issues. We are motivated, well trained and fully equipped to effectively meet the challenges presented by the women we work with.

If you are a potential referrer or a woman who is expecting to come to Adelaide House, we hope you find our web site useful. Nevertheless, please do not hesitate to contact us if you have have any questions and want to find out more.

We can accommodate and work with women who are experiencing difficulties with any of the following;.

  • Offending behaviour
  • Drugs and alcohol addiction
  • Personality disorder
  • Mental Health
  • Victim of Domestice Violence
  • Learning difficulties
  • Self harm
  • Homelessness

Community Safety

Our secure and structured environment enables the close monitoring and supervision of our residents behaviour and compliance with any additional requirements to their stay, which may include Bail or Licence conditions. We achieve this by 24 hour staffing, double waking night cover, CCTV monitoring throughout the premises and grounds, random and regular drug and alcohol testing , curfews and a variety of additional conditions as necessary.

Adelaide House staff, work in-conjunction with Merseyside Probation Trust and Merseyside Police and play a significant role in contributing to the ongoing assessment and management of risk in all the residents we accommodate including the Multi Agency Public Protection Arrangements (MAPPA) and Integrated Offender Management (IOM) process.



A range of single and double bedrooms, showers and bathroom.

Residents lounge , dining room, laundry, kitchen and garden.

Rent inclusive of full board and laundry service.

However residents kitchen and laundry room also enables self catering and facilities for personal laundry.

Group room and IT suite.



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  • Restorative Justice
  • Place of Safety
  • Effective Supervision
  • Structure & Support
  • Care & Guidance
  • Access to Health Services
  • Partnership Working
  • Education Training
  • Employment Programme
  • Group Work
  • Individual key Working
  • Counselling Services
  • Detoxification
  • Harm Reduction
  • Relapse Prevention
  • Range of Activities
  • Healthy Life Style
  • Mentoring Project
  • Community Pay Back
  • Spiritual Care
  • Move on Accommodation