St Vincent De Paul - Supported Accommodation

Referral address

Blackfriars Community Centre
186 Newbridge Street
Newcastle upon Tyne
Tyne and Wear
NE1 2TQ

Referral phone

0191 261 1187

Referral email

Website


Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

Single homeless people aged over 25. Priority given to those with a local connection to Newcastle.

  • Minimum age accepted: 25
  • Maximum age accepted: None

How to get a referral

Referral agencies

Accept named agency referrals only. Priority given to referrals via the Newcastle Gateway.

Referral procedure

Contact the Gateway on 019 1277 1711 or email gateway@newcastle.gov.uk. Call project 24 hours. Require proof of identity. Application form and interview.

Length of stay

  • Minimum stay: None
  • Maximum stay: 2 Years

Support and accommodation

Support offered

4 full time and 5 part time staff, 24 hour cover. Residents meet regularly with a support worker who helps to develop and monitor individual support plans. Staff provide help with budgeting, money advice, benefits, hygiene, advocacy, social and living skills, finding employment and working to find own accommodation.

Rooms and charges

  • single, en-suite 21
  • Total spaces: 21

Facilities

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  • Disabled facilities: Ground floor room, loop system.

Rules and policies

User participation

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Further information

Public transport

Metro 5 minutes walk away, all local buses stop outside the door.

Volunteering

We also support our residents and others locally by providing free meals in our next door support centre. Volunteering opportunities involve café work, befriending, admin, caretaker duties, gardening - 40 Volunteers - To apply Bookings@SVP-tyne.org.uk. Local website www.svp-blackfriars.org.uk

Donations

We accept donations of food, sleeping bags, good quality single bedding and warm outer clothing.


Is this page accurate?

If you work for St Vincent De Paul - Supported 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. 

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