City of York Council - Howe Hill Hostel for Young People

Referral address

136 Acomb Road
North Yorkshire
YO24 4HA

Referral phone

01904 553 141

Referral email


Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

Young people aged 16-21. Must have a local connection. 21 to 25 must have a specific vulnerability as to why adult service may not be appropriate.

Who we cannot help

Housing sex offenders will usually depend on licence conditions due to the ages of residents

  • Minimum age accepted: 16
  • Maximum age accepted: 25

How to get a referral

Referral agencies

All referrals through the single access point -

Referral procedure

SAP referral form.

Length of stay

  • Minimum stay: 1 Night
  • Maximum stay: 2 Years

Support and accommodation

Support offered

Howe Hill is Tier 1 within young persons accommodation pathway, assistance and advice are given and all young people are required to engage with the service to secure more permanent accommodation.

Rooms and charges

  • Single 20
  • shared rooms 4
  • Total spaces: 25


  • Food: %author:field_hostels_food
  • Disabled facilities: 3 ground floor rooms and a disabled bathroom.

Rules and policies

User participation


Further information

Public transport

Bus stop 2 mins walk from hostel city centre 20 mins walk




Clothes, toiletries, food

Is this page accurate?

If you work for City of York Council - Howe Hill Hostel for Young People 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. 

Other services nearby