Fry Housing Trust - Newell House
44 Forest Road
0121 449 0198
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/West Midlands area.
Who we cannot help
No automatic exclusions.
- Minimum age accepted: 18
- Maximum age accepted: None
How to get a referral
Accept referrals from any agency and direct from prisons.
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
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.
Rules and policies
House rules and tenure
Alcohol and smoking allowed in own rooms only. Licence agreement.
Between 9am-10.30pm. No under 18s. One overnight guest up to 3 nights a week. Signing-in book.
Buses 1, 35, 50 from Birmingham City Centre.
Currently have 2 volunteers, help with admin, support work, activities such as cooking, art, gardening. Phone 0121 559 6406 or email email@example.com for further information.
Food, clothes, household goods. Phone 0121 449 0198 for details.
Is this page accurate?
If you work for Fry Housing Trust - 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.