YMCA Birmingham - Northfield
200 Bunbury Road
0121 477 4644
Who is the project for?
Who do we help?
Single homeless people with support needs. No local connection required.
Who we cannot help
Arsonists. Schedule 1 offenders.
- Minimum age accepted: 18
- Maximum age accepted: None
How to get a referral
Applications for accommodation are made via Birmingham City Council’s Gateway (for over 21’s) on 0121 675 4249 and via and St Basils Youthline (for under 21’s) on 0300 30 30 099.
Length of stay
- Minimum stay: 3 months
- Maximum stay: 2 years
Support and accommodation
6 full time staff based on-site, 24 hour waking cover. Compulsory keywork system (approx 10 residents per worker), with at least weekly meetings. Action plans with agreed outcomes, reviewed fortnightly. Staff provide support and advice on benefits, housing, employment and training.
Rooms and charges
£17.86pw required from residents in receipt of benefits.
- Single: 72
- Total spaces: 72
- Furnishings: Rooms fully furnished, with washbasins.
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- Disabled facilities: None.
- Other facilities: Lounge, computer access, sports centre.
Rules and policies
House rules and tenure
Written house rules. Alcohol and smoking allowed in own rooms only. Excluded licence agreement.
Between 9.30am-11pm. No overnight guests.
Buses 61, 62, 63.
Is this page accurate?
If you work for YMCA Birmingham - Northfield 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.