Selby DC - Homelessness Accommodation
Who is the project for?
Who do we help?
We will work with anyone who is either homeless or threatened with homelessness to try and enable them to stay in their homes or to help find them alternative accommodation. Prevention and advice can include:- •Mediation in landlord and tenant disputes. •Advice and information. •Assistance with housing benefit enquiries and forms. •Referrals to other agencies for support, mediation and temporary accommodation.
Who we cannot help
No automatic exclusions however the allocations register adopts a unacceptable behaviour test.
- Minimum age accepted: 16
- Maximum age accepted: None
How to get a referral
Accept self-referrals and referrals from any agency, we ask that all services adopt the duty to refer. Young Person's Pathway Hub is the route for 16-25 year olds.
For further information, or if you need help because you might become homeless, contact us on 01757 705101 and ask for a housing options appointment. Appointments are available... •Monday 9.30am – 1.00pm •Tuesday 9.30am – 1.00pm •Wednesday 10.00am – 1.30pm •Thursday 9.30am – 1.00pm •Friday 10.00am – 11.30am
Length of stay
- Minimum stay: None
- Maximum stay: None
Support and accommodation
8 full time equivalent staff (Housing Options Manager, Housing Options Supervisor, Housing Options officers, Private Sector Officer, Rough Sleeper Co-ordinator & administration assistant) based off-site visit residents weekly, Emergency on-call system. Staff provide practical and emotional support around a range of issues, including independent living skills, social skills, managing money, accessing benefits, and training/employment opportunities.
Rooms and charges
- Total spaces: 13
- Food: %author:field_hostels_food
- Disabled facilities: None.
Rules and policies
Selby train and bus station - 5 minutes walk.
Is this page accurate?
If you work for Selby DC - Homelessness Accommodation 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.