St Basils - Runcorn Road & Sandford Road

Referral address

c/o St Basils Youth Hub
Heath Mill Lane
B9 4AX

Referral phone

0121 766 6907

Referral email


Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

Young single men aged 16-25 with support needs who are homeless or are at risk of homelessness. No local connection required.

Who we cannot help

Schedule 1 sex offenders. Arsonists may be accepted if cleared by insurance company.

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

How to get a referral

Referral agencies

Accept self referrals and referrals from any agency via St Basils Link.

Referral procedure

Phone St Basils Link Mon-Fri 9am-5pm or Youthline (0300 30 30 099, 24 hours daily) which is a partnership between St Basils and 4 other organisations. Interview, and needs and risk assessment at The Link. Placed on pre-registered list if suitable. When vacancy arises The Link carry out up to date background checks.

Length of stay

  • Minimum stay: 1 month
  • Maximum stay: 2 years

Support and accommodation

Support offered

1 member of staff based at Shaftesbury House Mon-Fri 9.30am-5.30pm, emergency on-call system. Keywork system, with monthly meetings. Action plans with agreed outcomes, reviewed quarterly. Staff provide advice and support around life skills, budgeting, accessing benefits, cooking, hygiene and sexual health. Access to additional surgeries.

Rooms and charges

£14.56pw (Runcorn), £12.84pw (Sandford) required from residents in receipt of benefit.

  • Bedsit: 7
  • Flat: 2
  • Total spaces: 9


  • Furnishings: Rooms fully furnished, with washbasins.
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  • Disabled facilities: None.

Rules and policies

House rules and tenure

Alcohol and smoking allowed in own rooms only. Written house rules. Licence agreement.


Can stay overnight.

User participation


Further information

Is this page accurate?

If you work for St Basils - Runcorn Road & Sandford Road 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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