YMCA Crewe

Referral address

189 Gresty Road

Referral phone

01270 257673

Referral email




Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

Young single people in housing need aged 16-25, will consider those up to 30. Local connection is not essential, but Cheshire applications will be prioritised.

Who we cannot help

No automatic exclusions.

  • Minimum age accepted: 16
  • Maximum age accepted: 30

How to get a referral

Referral agencies

Accept self referrals and referrals from any agency. All referrals via Cheshire East Single Point of Access at www.cheshireeastsp.org.uk

Referral procedure

Phone SPA Worker on 01625 378219 or apply through website. Interview.

Length of stay

  • Minimum stay: 1 night
  • Maximum stay: 2 years

Support and accommodation

Support offered

13 full time staff, 24 hour cover. Staff offer support on an individual basis as needed. Housing related support in preparation for independent living. Referrals to health and other agencies. Engagement Team available weekdays 9am-9pm offering a variety of informal learning sessions and activities.

Rooms and charges

£11pw required from residents receiving benefits.

  • Single: 30
  • Flat: 25
  • Total spaces: 55


  • Furnishings: Rooms fully furnished, with washbasins and fridges.
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  • Disabled facilities: 1 first floor room fully wheelchair accessible, with adapted toilet.
  • Other facilities: Games room, IT suite, music café, laundry, allotment garden, courtyard.

Rules and policies

House rules and tenure

Smoking allowed in own room and courtyard only. Excluded licence agreement.


8am-12 midnight. Under 18s must provide ID. Overnight guests with staff permission.

User participation


Further information

Public transport

Crewe train station - 10 minutes walk.


Currently have 8 volunteers for specific projects. Email sbishop@ceweymca.com for further information.

Is this page accurate?

If you work for YMCA Crewe 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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