Depaul UK - Nightstop North East & Cumbria

Referral address

Depaul UK - Unit 5 Broadcasting House
Newport Road

Referral phone

01642 249 782

Referral email


Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

Single homeless people aged 16 and over. No local connection required.

  • Minimum age accepted: 16
  • Maximum age accepted: 99

How to get a referral

Referral agencies

Accept self referrals and referrals from any agency. Many come from Social Services, Probation, Youth Justice Team and a wide range of voluntary agencies.

Referral procedure

Phone or call in Mon-Fri 9am-4pm. Require background information, particularly around criminal record, substance use and medical history.

Length of stay

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

Support and accommodation

Support offered

During the week Nightstop Guests are expected to have follow-up appointments at the agency which referred them or with other agencies. Project staff offer advice on finding longer term accommodation.

Rooms and charges


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  • Disabled facilities: None.

Rules and policies

User participation


Further information

Public transport

Transport provided to hosts' homes.


Looking for local volunteer hosts who can provide over night accommodation in their spare bedrooms. Also recruiting drivers who can transport Nightstop Guests to their placement for the night. More information about volunteering opportunities on website:


We rely on community fundraising to provide our Nightstop Service. Every penny we have raise, we can ensure that there is a Nightstop Host ready to take a homeless young person for the night and a support worker to walk alongside a young person till they can stand on their own two feet.

Is this page accurate?

If you work for Depaul UK - Nightstop North East & Cumbria 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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