Young Devon - Barnstaple
124 Boutport Street
Who is the project for?
Who do we help?
Young single homeless people aged 16-21 with support needs. Applicants must have a local connection to Devon.
Who we cannot help
No automatic exclusions.
- Minimum age accepted: 16
- Maximum age accepted: 21
How to get a referral
Accept referrals from homeless prevention panel only.
Agency referrals to be completed and taken to the Streetwise workers to be presented at the homeless prevention panel.
Length of stay
- Minimum stay: 6 months
- Maximum stay: 18 months
Support and accommodation
3 full time and 5 part time staff based on-site, with sleep-in cover. Keywork system with weekly meetings. Staff provide support around independent living skills, including budgeting, cooking, health, relationships and employment and training.
Rooms and charges
£8.86pw required from residents receiving benefits.
- Bedsit: 9
- Total spaces: 9
- Furnishings: Bedsits fully furnished.
- Disabled facilities: None.
Rules and policies
House rules and tenure
No alcohol allowed on the premises. Smoking in yard only. Licence agreement.
Visitors allowed in tenant rooms only on Tues, Weds, Fri & Sat.
Barnstaple train station - 10 minutes walk.
Phone 01271 326232 or 01752 691511 for information about volunteering opportunities.
Food, household goods, money - phone 01271 326232 for details.
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