Leicester YMCA - The Y
Leicester City Council Housing Options
91 Granby St
0116 454 1008
Who is the project for?
Who do we help?
Young single homeless people aged 16-25 with low to medium support needs. Includes care leavers and young offenders.
Who we cannot help
No automatic exclusions.
- Minimum age accepted: 16
- Maximum age accepted: 25
How to get a referral
Referrals to East Street or Aylestone Centre for High/Med support needs via Leicester City council Housing Options service. Referrals to shared houses for low support for people in education, employment or training can be accepted directly to The Y.
Referrals via Housing Options Service or contact The Y in person or by phone for further advice.
Length of stay
- Minimum stay: 2-3 months
- Maximum stay: 2 years
Support and accommodation
Staff based on-site 24 hours, night premises officers. On-call emergency system. Keywork system. Staff provide practical and emotional support around life skills, budgeting, benefits, finding training/employment.
Rooms and charges
£8.80 (room), £9.00pw (move on house) £13.60/£14.70pw (flat) required from residents in receipt of benefits.
- Bedsit: 92
- Flat: 16
- Total spaces: 108
- Furnishings: All accommodation is fully furnished.
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- Disabled facilities: 8 single flats with full wheelchair access
Rules and policies
House rules and tenure
Smoking allowed in outside decking area only. No alcohol allowed on site at East Street or Aylestone Centre. Written house rules and support agreement.
Must leave by 9.30pm. Overnight stay (max 3 consecutive nights) if 18+ and permitted.
London Road train station.
Food, toiletries, money. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for details.
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