YMCA Humber - Peaks Lane

Referral address

Peaks Lane
Grimsby
Lincolnshire
DN32 9ET

Referral phone

01472 359621

Referral email

Website

https://www.ymca-humber.com


Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

Single homeless people with support needs. No local connection required.

Who we cannot help

Schedule 1 offenders, habitual drug users and those who are unable to cope with the level of support offered. Habitual use of violence will jeopardise acceptance.

  • Minimum age accepted: 16
  • Maximum age accepted: 60

How to get a referral

Referral agencies

Accept self referrals and referrals from any agency. Will accept referrals direct from prison.

Referral procedure

Phone Mon-Fri 9am-5pm. Application form completed by prospective resident prior to interview. Require proof of ID. Carry out arson and violence checks. Require probation reports and psychiatric reports if appropriate. Two references required and checked.

Length of stay

  • Minimum stay: 1-3 Months
  • Maximum stay: 2 Years

Support and accommodation

Support offered

11 full time staff, 24 hour waking cover. key worker system (10-12 residents per worker), at least weekly keywork meetings. Staff provide support around all aspects of need, including independent living skills and access to education opportunities, both in-house and at the local college. IT and physical fitness training.

Rooms and charges

  • Single: 72
  • Total spaces: 72

Facilities

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  • Disabled facilities: Can accommodate 2 wheelchair users. Grab rails, alarms and an adapted shower unit, but no adapted toilets.

Rules and policies

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Further information

Public transport

Grimsby train station - 10 minutes walk. Bus X1/3.

Volunteering

Established volunteer programme - admin, fundraising, driving and support work opportunities available - email alan.burley@gcymca.og.uk or phone 01472 693388 for further information.

Donations

Food, toiletries, books, DVDs, household goods. Phone 01472 693388 for details.


Is this page accurate?

If you work for YMCA Humber - Peaks Lane 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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