Fry Accord - Newell House

Referral address

44 Forest Road
B13 9DH

Referral phone

0121 449 0198

Referral email


Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

Single homeless male ex-offenders and those at risk of offending. Must have local connection to Birmingham Area.

Who we cannot help

No automatic exclusions.

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

How to get a referral

Referral agencies

Accept referrals from any agency and direct from prisons.

Referral procedure

Phone Mon-Fri 9am-5pm. Referral form. Interview. Information sought from any other agency involved with the clients needs (with client's permission). NOMS regional referral form required for probation/prison referrals.

Length of stay

  • Minimum stay: 3 months
  • Maximum stay: 1 year

Support and accommodation

Support offered

3 full time staff provide support Mon-Fri 9am-5pm, emergency on-call system. Keywork system with regular meetings. Initial assessment of agreed needs determines what action will be taken over a period of time. Support with living skills, health, training and employment, increasing confidence. Referral to specialist health, alcohol and drug services.

Rooms and charges

Contact project for details of ineligible costs.

  • Single: 17
  • Total spaces: 17


  • Furnishings: Rooms fully furnished, with washbasins.
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  • Disabled facilities: None.
  • Other facilities: Lounge, laundry room, computer room, garden.

Rules and policies

House rules and tenure

One to one meetings, On site resident meetings, Organisation resident forum meetings.


Between 9am-10.30pm. No under 18s. One overnight guest up to 3 nights a week. Signing-in book.

User participation


Further information

Public transport

Buses 1, 35, 50 from Birmingham City Centre.


Volunteer coordinator offering opportunities to help with admin, support work, activities such as cooking, art, gardening. Phone 0121 559 6406 or email for further information.


Food, clothes, household goods. Phone 0121 449 0198 for details.

Is this page accurate?

If you work for Fry Accord - Newell 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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