YOU - 2 Pottery Lane

Referral address

c/o Housing Advice, Council Offices
North Quay

Referral phone

01305 838350 Switchboard

Referral email


Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

Young single homeless people aged 16-24 with a local connection to Weymouth and Portland (living in the area for a minimum of 6 months).

Who we cannot help

Arsonists, sex offenders or people with a history of violence.

  • Minimum age accepted: 16
  • Maximum age accepted: 24

How to get a referral

Referral agencies

Only accept referrals from Weymouth and Portland Housing Advice.

Referral procedure

Application form completed by referral agency before interview.

Length of stay

  • Minimum stay: 6 months
  • Maximum stay: 2 years

Support and accommodation

Support offered

5 full time and 5 part time staff, 24 hour waking cover. Keywork system (4 residents per keyworker), compulsory meetings weekly or more often. Action plans with agreed outcomes, reviewed monthly. Staff provide support with living skills, employment and training, and help with budgeting, benefits, cooking, form filling.

Rooms and charges

Contact project for details of ineligible costs.

  • Single: 20
  • Total spaces: 20


  • Furnishings: Rooms fully furnished, with washbasins.
  • Disabled facilities: 8 rooms accessible to wheelchair users.

Rules and policies

House rules and tenure

Compulsory keywork and action plan support. No alcohol allowed on the premises. Smoking allowed in flats. Licence agreement.


Between 10am-11pm Sun-Thurs, 10am-12 midnight Fri & Sat.

Further information

Public transport

Weymouth train station - 2 minutes walk.

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