Depaul UK - Nightstop Greater Manchester

Referral address

c/o Depaul UK
St Peter's House
Oxford Road
Manchester
M13 9GH

Referral phone

07966 396129 or 0161 507 3414

Referral email

nightstop.gm@depaulcharity.org.uk

Website

https://www.nightstop.org.uk/nightstop/nightstop-greater-manchester


Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

Young single homeless people aged 16-25 with a local connection to Greater Manchester.

Who we cannot help

All applicants undergo police checks.

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

How to get a referral

Referral agencies

Accept referrals from local agencies that work with vulnerable young people and have received training about Nightstops. Agencies interested in being added to the list should contact the project.

Referral procedure

Phone Mon-Fri 9am-4pm. Referral form with Risk and needs assessment completed by agency.. Require references and relevant background information about housing, health and criminal history. The applicant will also need to sign a guest agreement with the referrer.

Length of stay

  • Minimum stay: 1 night
  • Maximum stay: 21 nights

Support and accommodation

Support offered

2.5 members of staff, available 37.5 hours per week. Provide support and basic signposting. Young person is expected to return to referring agency for ongoing support and referrals to longer term accommodation. Our volunteer hosts provide an evening meal, breakfast and a packed lunch. Access to their washing facilities and a listening ear.

Rooms and charges

There is no charge for the accommodation.

Facilities

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  • Disabled facilities: The office has access for wheelchair users.
  • Other facilities: Guests staying with us have access to communal areas in the hosts home.

Rules and policies

House rules and tenure

Not to be under the influence of alcohol or substances, No smoking within hosts homes. Guests cannot stay in the home alone. Additional house rules decided by volunteer host.

Visitors

Not allowed.

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Further information

Public transport

Transport is usually provided to the host's home.

Volunteering

Depaul UK have a volunteer programme. Phone 0161 445 0311 for further information. Those interested in volunteering as Nightstop hosts can contact us on 07966 396129 or 0161 507 3414 email nightstop.gm@depaulcharity.org.uk

Donations

We can accept toiletries and financial donations. Call 07966 396129 or 0161 507 3414. email nightstop.gm@depaulcharity.org.uk.


Is this page accurate?

If you work for Depaul UK - Nightstop Greater Manchester 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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