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Fife Keyfund

Deposit Guarantee Scheme


Fife Keyfund

 

Fife Keyfund is a Deposit Guarantee Scheme assisting homeless people to access to the private rented sector. All referrals must come through Fife Councils Prevention First Initiative. The issuing of a deposit guarantee widens individual choice for housing.

 

Fife Keyfund have assisted over 2000 people into private rented accommodation with all the relevant support before, during and after move in. The scheme has three Development Workers who tailor the support offered to fit each individual. The aim being to encourage the client to repay the deposit in full so allowing security of tenure for the individual and choice for their future housing need.

 

The Keyfund Team work closely with private landlords and Fife Council to ensure sustainability of tenancy for their clients, with an identifiable positive outcome rate of over 85% in 2007/2008.

Keyfund Office

Keyfund Office

Shirley Young (Lead Worker) &

Fiona Massie (Team Leader)

Who Can Get A Fife Keyfund Guarantee?

All referrals to Fife Keyfund must come through Fife Councils Prevention First Initiative, for further information please contact your local Fife Council Office or contact Fife Council General Enquiries on 08451 550000.

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Please contact:

Fife Keyfund

c/o The Cairn Centre

83-85 Dunnikier Road

KIRKCALDY KY1 2QW

Tel: 01592 201849

Fax: 01592 260247

(Mon - Fri 10am - 4pm)

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