Westward Housing Group - Truro Young Women's Centre

Referral address

Truro Young Women's Centre
Union Place

Referral phone

01872 260847

Referral email




Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

Young single homeless women aged 16-24 with support needs.

  • Minimum age accepted: 16
  • Maximum age accepted: 24

How to get a referral

Referral agencies

All referrals via Cornwall Housing Options Gateway.

Referral procedure

Referral via Cornwall Housing or other agency referral accepted

Length of stay

  • Minimum stay: ? 1 Month
  • Maximum stay: 1 Year

Support and accommodation

Support offered

6 part time staff, sleep-in cover and emergency on-call system. Compulsory support work meetings (2 residents per support worker), meetings held every 7-10 days. Action plans with agreed outcomes, reviewed quarterly. Staff offer help and support with independent living skills, liaison with external agencies and accessing education, work and training. National Open College Network Tenancy Training Programme, art workshops, group cooking sessions.

Rooms and charges

  • Single: 8
  • 3 3
  • Total spaces: 11


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  • Disabled facilities: 1 room adapted for wheelchair user.

Rules and policies

User participation


Further information

Public transport

Truro train and bus stations - 2 minutes walk.


Non perishable food, toiletries. Phone 01872 260847 for details.

Is this page accurate?

If you work for Westward Housing Group - Truro Young Women's Centre 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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