One YMCA - Welwyn Garden City Hostel
90 Peartree Lane
Welwyn Garden City
Who is the project for?
Who do we help?
Single homeless people aged over 18, including those with mild learning difficulties, some physical disabilities, those recovering from drug/alcohol dependency (with support from other agency), and ex-offenders. Must have a Hertfordshire connection or confirmation that is able to remain on other lot local housing register
Who we cannot help
Peolpe with impending cases that if found guilty could go to prison.
- Minimum age accepted: 18
How to get a referral
Only accept referrals from Welwyn Hatfield Council for local area applicants. Accept self referrals or referrals from any agency for applicants outside local area. Can accept referrals direct from prison.
Contact 8am-10pm daily. Application form. Interview. Require proof of ID and proof of income/benefits.
Length of stay
- Minimum stay: None
- Maximum stay: 2 Years
Support and accommodation
6 full time Support Workers, and 1 part time available 8 am to 10 pm every day of the year. Reception cover 24/7. Off-site Counsellor available. Residents are supported to identify their needs and life aspirations and guided to take small steps towards achieving them through key working. All residents have a named key worker. Complex Needs worker is available if needed. In addition to this we also have a Chaplaincy team.
Rooms and charges
- Single: 124
- Total spaces: 124
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- Disabled facilities: One room is fully wheelchair accessible with ensuite facilities.
Rules and policies
Welwyn Garden City train station - 5 minutes walk. Bus station - 5 minutes walk.
Through the main website
We accept some foods, clothes and toiletries. It is best to phone and arrange to drop off
Is this page accurate?
If you work for One YMCA - Welwyn Garden City Hostel 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.