Oldham Nightstop

Referral address

c/o Depaul UK
1-9 Porter Street

Referral phone

0161 624 9155

Referral email




Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

Young single homeless people aged 16-24 with a local connection to Oldham.

Who we cannot help

All applicants undergo police checks.

  • Minimum age accepted: 16
  • Maximum age accepted: 24

How to get a referral

Referral agencies

Accept referrals from local agencies that work with vulnerable young people and have received training about Nightstops. Agencies interested in being added to the list should contact the project.

Referral procedure

Phone Mon-Fri 9am-4pm. Referral form completed by agency. Risk and needs assessment. Require references and relevant background information about housing, health and criminal history.

Length of stay

  • Minimum stay: 1 night
  • Maximum stay: 14 nights

Support and accommodation

Support offered

1 member of staff, available 10 hours per week. Provide support and basic signposting. Young person is expected to return to referring agency for ongoing support.

Rooms and charges

There is no charge for the accommodation.


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  • Disabled facilities: May be possible to accommodate wheelchair user depending on availability.

Rules and policies

House rules and tenure

House rules decided by volunteer host.


Not allowed.

User participation


Further information

Public transport

Transport is usually provided to the host's home.


Depaul UK have a volunteer programme. Phone 0161 445 0311 for further information.


Food, toiletries, money. Phone 0161 624 9155 for details.

Is this page accurate?

If you work for Oldham Nightstop 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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