Changing Lives - Roycroft House

Referral address

219 Westgate Road
Newcastle upon Tyne
Tyne and Wear

Referral phone

0191 2602171

Referral email


Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

Crisis Accommodation for Single homeless men with complex needs, including those with mental health problems, people with substance misuse issues, ex-offenders and people with learning difficulties.

  • Minimum age accepted: 18
  • Maximum age accepted: None

How to get a referral

Referral agencies

Referrals primarily come via Newcastle Gateway. Some internal transfers are made between other Cyrenians accommodation services. Women's services also have the ability to hold a bed open for women due to be released from prison.

Referral procedure

Referrals are accepted by Housing Advice Centre, Probation, Social Services and are made via Newcastle Gateway Service.

Length of stay

  • Minimum stay: 1-3 Months
  • Maximum stay: 3-6 Months

Support and accommodation

Support offered

Staff available 24 hours.. Keywork system (3 residents per key worker), weekly meetings. Action plans with agreed outcomes, reviewed quarterly. Provide support with living skills, healthy living, social and emotional wellbeing, and accessing employment and training.

Rooms and charges

  • Single: 6
  • Total spaces: 6


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  • Disabled facilities: None.

Rules and policies

User participation


Further information

Public transport

Newcastle train station - 5 minutes walk.


Phone Head Office on 0191 273 8891 for further information.


Clothes, food, household goods, cooking materials. Contact project for details.

Is this page accurate?

If you work for Changing Lives - Roycroft House and would like to tell us about any of this information that needs updating please email the Homeless Link Information team. Please note this email address does not contact the service listed above so do not use it if you are looking for help or advice. 

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