SASH (Safe and Sound Homes)

Referral address

107-109 Walmgate

Referral phone

01904 659610

Referral email


Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

Young single homeless people aged 16-25. Must have a local connection.

Who we cannot help

People with a history of arson, violence or sexual offences. People under the influence of drugs, alcohol or solvents. Those seeking a bail address.

  • Minimum age accepted: 16
  • Maximum age accepted: 25

How to get a referral

Referral agencies

Only accept referrals from: York - CYC, Salvation Army, Castlegate & York college; North Yorkshire - the Housing Hubs (the district council or Foundation Housing); East Riding of Yorkshire ? ERYC, the Hinge Centre, Bridlington, The Cherry Tree Centre

Referral procedure

Phone Mon-Thurs 9am-4.30pm, Fri 9am-4pm. Require background information about the applicant. Please get in touch if you need a referral form. Need proof of ID.

Length of stay

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

Support and accommodation

Support offered

Young people are expected to return to the referring agency for ongoing support.

Rooms and charges

There is no charge for the accommodation.


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  • Disabled facilities: None.

Rules and policies

House rules and tenure

House rules decided by volunteer hosts.


No overnight guests.

User participation


Further information

Public transport

Transport provided to and from hosts' homes.


Currently have around 80 volunteer hosts. Need fundraisers. Phone 01904 652043 or email for further information.


Money. Phone 01904 652043 or email for details.

Is this page accurate?

If you work for SASH (Safe and Sound Homes) 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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