YMCA Brighton - Fred Emery Court
c/o Brighton & Hove Council's HA Team
Who is the project for?
Who do we help?
Single homeless people with low support needs. No local connection required.
Who we cannot help
No automatic exclusions.
- Minimum age accepted: 18
- Maximum age accepted: None
How to get a referral
Only accept referrals from Brighton and Hove Council.
Referrals are only accepted via Brighton and Hove Council's Housing Advice team, open Mon-Tues and Thurs-Fri 9am-4.30pm, Weds 1pm-4.30pm.
Length of stay
- Minimum stay: -
- Maximum stay: 2 years
Support and accommodation
5 full-time staff available Mon-Fri 8.30am-4.30pm, emergency on-call system. Night receptionist 10pm-6am. key workers provide 1-2 hours support per week. key workers support clients to identify and achieve personal goals across a range of areas, including physical and mental health improvement; budgeting and managing benefits; accessing work, voluntary work, education and training; building confidence and social relationships; attending appointments; move-on towards independent living.
Rooms and charges
£19.53 p/m required from residents for water and electric.
- Flat: 32
- Total spaces: 32
- Furnishings: White goods, carpets and curtains provided.
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- Disabled facilities: All flats are level access. 7 ground floor wheelchair accessible flats, 3 of which have wet room bathrooms.
- Other facilities: Garden.
Rules and policies
House rules and tenure
Clients have Assured Shorthold Tenancies. Smoking permitted in flats.
No time restrictions. Specific policy on child visitor under 18.
Fred Emery Court is a three minute walk from regular bus route in central Brighton. 15-20 minute walk from Brighton train station.
Currently have 2 volunteers - resident representative and project guide. Phone 01273 747537 for further information.
Is this page accurate?
If you work for YMCA Brighton - Fred Emery Court 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.