Nacro in Birmingham

Referral address

Challenge House
148 - 150 High St
B6 4US

Referral phone

0121 333 6795

Referral email


Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

Single homeless people with support needs who are ex-offenders or who are vulnerable and at risk of offending. Must be willing to accept support. No local connection required.

Who we cannot help

No automatic exclusions.

  • Minimum age accepted: 18
  • Maximum age accepted: 65

How to get a referral

Referral agencies

Accept self referrals and referrals from any agency. Can accept referrals direct from prisons.

Referral procedure

Phone Mon-Fri 9am-5pm. Referral form, Staff discuss procedure.

Length of stay

  • Minimum stay: 6 months
  • Maximum stay: 2 years

Support and accommodation

Support offered

12 full time staff visit residents Mon-Fri, 9am-5pm, emergency on-call system. Support around independent living skills, budgeting, offending behaviour, employment and training.

Rooms and charges

Contact project for details of ineligible charges.

  • Flat: 13
  • Total spaces: 13


  • Furnishings: Flats fully furnished.
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  • Disabled facilities: One flat with grab rails fully accessible to wheelchair users.

Rules and policies

House rules and tenure

Alcohol and smoking allowed in own rooms only. Assured shorthold tenancy.


Overnight guests with staff permission.

User participation


Further information

Public transport

Accommodation is near to train station and main bus routes.

Is this page accurate?

If you work for Nacro in Birmingham 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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