YMCA Bedfordshire - Cornerstone House

Referral address

45-49 Tavistock Street
45-49 Tavistock Street
Bedford
Bedfordshire
MK40 2RE

Referral phone

01234 307700

Referral email

referrals@ymcabedfordshire.org

Website

http://www.ymcabedfordshire.org


Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

Young single homeless people aged 16-25 who have a low-medium support need. Most bed spaces require applicants to have a local connection to Bedford Borough, however we have a limited number of bed spaces for people who are out of area.

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

How to get a referral

Referral agencies

Referrals can be received from any agency working with person who requires accommodation. We also accept self-referrals.

Referral procedure

Contact Housing Advice or Supporting People via Bedford Borough Council on 01234 267422. Applicants can self refer by contacting 01234 307700. Police checks are carried out on all applicants.

Length of stay

  • Minimum stay: None
  • Maximum stay: 2 Years

Support and accommodation

Support offered

Residents are allocated a Housing Coach who will meet with them on a weekly or fortnightly basis to support them to acquire independent living skills, such as cooking and managing their income. 2 full time Housing Coaches, a Team Leader and Admin assistant are available Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm. An out of hours on call number is also provided.

Rooms and charges

  • Single: 25
  • Total spaces: 25

Facilities

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  • Disabled facilities: None

Rules and policies

User participation

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Further information

Public transport

Bedford train station - 5 minutes walk. Bus station - 10 minutes walk.


Is this page accurate?

If you work for YMCA Bedfordshire - Cornerstone House 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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