Home Group - Tyneside Foyer
Housing Advice Centre
112 - 114 Pilgrim Street
Newcastle upon Tyne
0191 277 1711
Who is the project for?
Who do we help?
Young single homeless people aged 16-25 with support needs around independent living. All applicants are required to either undertake some type of training programme or be in employment. Must have local connection to City of Newcastle.
Who we cannot help
No automatic exclusions. Applications considered on a case by case basis.
- Minimum age accepted: 16
- Maximum age accepted: 25
How to get a referral
Accept self referrals and referrals from any agency. All referrals need to be made via Newcastle Gateway operated by Housing Advice Centre. Also from Social Services and local youth support agencies.
Call the Newcastle Gateway -Monday to Friday, 8.30am to 12 noon and 1pm to 4.30pm: 0191 277 1711.For further information please visit www.newcastle.gov.uk
Length of stay
- Minimum stay: 1 month
- Maximum stay: 2 years
Support and accommodation
24 full time staff, 24 hour waking cover. Keywork system (8 residents per key worker) with weekly meetings. Support plans with agreed outcomes reviewed quarterly. Staff offer support around independent living skills, accessing employment and training and liaising with specialist statutory and voluntary welfare agencies.
Rooms and charges
£10pw required from residents in receipt of benefits.
- SINGLE 60
- Flats 20
- Total spaces: 80
- Furnishings: Bedsits fully furnished, with ensuite facilities.
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- Disabled facilities: 6 bedsits are accessible to wheelchair users.
- Other facilities: Lounge, IT suite.
Rules and policies
House rules and tenure
Must attend keywork and residents' meetings. No alcohol allowed in communal areas. Smoking allowed in own rooms only. Licence agreement.
Between 4pm-9pm Mon-Fri, 12 noon-9pm Sat-Sun. Overnight guests with staff permission.
Newcastle Central train station - 10 minutes walk.
Is this page accurate?
If you work for Home Group - Tyneside 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.