Sheffield YWCA - Peile House Project

Referral address

Housing Solutions
Floor 3, Howden House
1 Union Street
Sheffield
S1 2SH

Referral phone

0114 273 9256

Referral email

housingsolutionsgeneric@sheffield.gov.uk

Website

http://www.sheffieldywca.co.uk


Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

Young single homeless women aged 16-25 with support needs, with or without a child under one year old. Single homeless women with learning disabilities aged 16-25. Priority given to women with a local connection to Sheffield.

Who we cannot help

Arsonists, sex offenders and those with a history of violence. Those not drug-free for at least a year.

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

How to get a referral

Referral agencies

All referrals must come via Housing Solutions.

Referral procedure

Telephone: the Housing Options Advice Line on 0114 2736306 during office hours Monday ? Friday 8.30-5pm. In case of an emergency out of hours call 0800 7311 689.

Length of stay

  • Minimum stay: 6 months
  • Maximum stay: 2 years

Support and accommodation

Support offered

7 full time and 4 part time staff, waking cover. Keywork system (4-5 residents per worker), weekly keywork meetings. Action plans with agreed outcomes, reviewed quarterly. Staff provide support around independent living skills, parenting, education and training.

Rooms and charges

£8.50-£10.50pw required from residents receiving benefits.

  • Bedsit: 10
  • Flat: 4
  • Total spaces: 14

Facilities

  • Furnishings: Rooms fully furnished.
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  • Disabled facilities: 1 room is accessible to wheelchair users.

Rules and policies

House rules and tenure

Must participate in programme of support. No alcohol allowed in communal areas. Smoking allowed in own rooms only. Licence agreement.

Visitors

Between 9am-10pm. Must provide ID. No overnight guests.

User participation

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Further information

Public transport

Buses 47, 48, 75, 76 - bus stop 5 minutes walk.


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