Young Women's Housing Project

Referral address

PO Box 303
Sheffield
S1 1YD

Referral phone

0114 268 0580

Referral email

ywhp@ywhp.org.uk

Website

http://www.ywhp.org.uk


Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

Vulnerable young women aged 16-25 who are homeless, including women who have experienced sexual abuse, sexual/domestic violence, sexual exploitation and women with mental health problems. Have 4 units for women with children. No local connection required.

Who we cannot help

Applications considered on a case by case basis.

  • Minimum age accepted: 16
  • Maximum age accepted: 25

How to get a referral

Referral agencies

Accept self referrals and referrals from any agency.

Referral procedure

Phone Mon-Fri 9am-5pm. Basic details taken over phone. Interview.

Length of stay

  • Minimum stay: None
  • Maximum stay: 2 years

Support and accommodation

Support offered

Staff provide support Mon-Fri 9am-5pm, sleep-in night cover in core building 7 nights a week. On call support out of hours. Keywork system with weekly one to one sessions. Independent living skills. Therapeutic sessions and parenting sessions.

Rooms and charges

Minimal charge, varies according to property.

  • Single: 4
  • Flat: 7
  • House: 3
  • Total spaces: 13

Facilities

  • Furnishings: Rooms fully furnished.
  • Disabled facilities: 1 of dispersed units accessible for wheelchair users.

Rules and policies

House rules and tenure

No alcohol or smoking allowed on the premises in main house. Main house - licence agreement. Self-contained accommodation - assured shorthold tenancy.

Visitors

Not allowed in shared house.


Further information

Public transport

All accommodation within a short distance of public transport and the city centre.

Volunteering

Currently have 6 volunteer trustees and 3 workplace volunteers, help with admin, fundraising and skills sharing. Phone 0114 268 0580 for further information.

Donations

Household goods, money. Items for Christmas hampers. Phone 0114 268 0580 for details.


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