Porchlight - New Wharf

Referral address

2 New Wharf Road
2 New Wharf Road

Referral phone

01732 350832, 0800 567 7699

Referral email




Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

Single young homeless people aged 16-24 with high support needs. No local connection required.

Who we cannot help

No automatic exclusions.

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

How to get a referral

Referral agencies

Accept self referrals, referrals from all agencies and referrals direct from prison.

Referral procedure

Contact hostel 8am-midnight for referral forms. Agencies asked to supply a risk assessment at referral stage. Self referrals can be made by phone, 0800 567 7699. Full assessment.

Length of stay

  • Minimum stay: 3-6 Months
  • Maximum stay: 2 Years

Support and accommodation

Support offered

Staff provide cover 24/7, sleep-in overnight staff. key worker system with meetings weekly or more frequently as needed. Staff provide housing and generic support, and run service user training, job clubs and activities for all residents.

Rooms and charges

  • Flat: 9
  • Total spaces: 9


  • Food: %author:field_hostels_food
  • Disabled facilities: None.

Rules and policies

User participation


Further information

Public transport

Tonbridge train station - 5 minutes walk.


Phone Head Office on 01227 760078 for details of volunteering opportunities.


Phone Head Office on 01227 760078 for details of donation procedure.

Is this page accurate?

If you work for Porchlight - New Wharf 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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