Guinness Care - Sheffield Foyer

Referral address

Housing Solutions
Floor 3, Howden House, 1 Union Street
Sheffield
S2 2JQ

Referral phone

0114 2736306

Referral email

accommodation_team@sheffield.gov.uk

Website

http://www.guinnesspartnership.com


Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

Young single people aged 16-25 with a housing need. Must have a local connection. All applicants must be willing to engage with the support service and be willing to work towards independent living.

Who we cannot help

Class A drug users; proven sex offender (we have under 18s on site)

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

How to get a referral

Referral agencies

Only accept self referrals and agency referrals via Sheffield Council.

Referral procedure

Telephone: the Housing Options Advice Line on 0114 2736306 during office hours Monday - Friday 8.30 - 5pm.

Length of stay

  • Minimum stay: ? 1 Month
  • Maximum stay: 2 Years

Support and accommodation

Support offered

11 full time staff available Mon- Fri 8am-8pm. Security staff provide waking night cover. Action plans with agreed outcomes, reviewed every 2 months. Staff offer support around independent living skills, benefits and budgeting, employment, education and training, health issues and parenting skills.

Rooms and charges

  • self contained bedsits 64
  • Total spaces: 64

Facilities

  • Food: %author:field_hostels_food
  • Disabled facilities: 2 bedsits accessible to wheelchair users.

Rules and policies

User participation

%author:field_user_participation


Further information

Public transport

Spring Lane tram stop - 5 minutes walk. Buses 7,10 41, 94, 95, 123.

Volunteering

Contact Sheffield Foyer staff and complete application form

Donations

Contact Sheffield Foyer Staff: we have a Residents Fund Account to use for this purpose.


Is this page accurate?

If you work for Guinness Care - Sheffield Foyer 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