YMCA North London
184 Tottenham Lane
020 8340 2345
Who is the project for?
Who do we help?
Young single homeless people aged 18-35, including ex-offenders, refugees and young people leaving care. Must have a connection to LB Haringey for at least 6 out of previous 12 months.
Who we cannot help
People with convictions for any serious offence including arson or rape. People with support needs higher than those offered.
- Minimum age accepted: 18
- Maximum age accepted: 35
How to get a referral
Accept referrals from preferred agencies.
Phone 8am -10pm. Assessment. Interview. Must have 2 proofs of ID and proof of benefits where possible and be eligible for benefits or in work.
Length of stay
- Minimum stay: 1 month
- Maximum stay: 3 years approx
Support and accommodation
Staff available until 8pm, then night security. Hostel staff provide housing management and offer advice and information on benefits, debt, job seeking, and liaise with external agencies for alcohol and drug counselling services.
Rooms and charges
£24.06pw required from residents in receipt of benefits.
- Single: 154
- Total spaces: 154
- Furnishings: Rooms fully furnished, with washbasins.
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- Disabled facilities: None.
- Other facilities: TV lounge, computer room, canteen.
Rules and policies
House rules and tenure
No alcohol allowed in the hostel. Smoking outside only. Licence agreement.
Between 9am-12 midnight Mon-Thurs, 9am-1am Fri & Sat.
Turnpike Lane or Finsbury Park tubes - 30 mins walk. Buses 41, 91, W3, W7.
Is this page accurate?
If you work for YMCA North London 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.