Your Homes Newcastle - Young People's Service Hostel

Referral address

c/o Housing Advice Centre
112-114 Pilgrim Street
Newcastle upon Tyne
NE1 6SQ

Referral phone

019 1277 1707

Referral email

Website

http://www.yhn.org.uk


Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

Young single homeless people aged 16-21. Must have a local connection to the Newcastle area.

Who we cannot help

Schedule 1 offenders.

  • Minimum age accepted: 16
  • Maximum age accepted: 21

How to get a referral

Referral agencies

Only accept referrals from the Housing Advice Centre, Newcastle and Gateway scheme.

Referral procedure

Phone Housing Advice Centre Mon, Tues, Thurs, Fri 10am-12 noon and 1pm-4pm, Weds 1pm-4pm. Out of hours phone 0191 232 8520. Application form and interview.

Length of stay

  • Minimum stay: none
  • Maximum stay: 2 years

Support and accommodation

Support offered

4 full time and 1 part time staff, 24 hour waking cover. Keywork system, with weekly meetings. Staff provide support around independent living skills, benefits, access to employment, education and training. Residents must participate in 12 week training programme.

Rooms and charges

£5.95pw required from residents in receipt of benefits.

  • Single: 10
  • Total spaces: 10

Facilities

  • Furnishings: Rooms furnished, with washbasins.
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  • Disabled facilities: None.
  • Other facilities: Lounge, garden.

Rules and policies

House rules and tenure

Residents expected to take part in shopping, cooking and cleaning rotas. No smoking or alcohol allowed on the premises. Licence agreement.

Visitors

Not allowed.

User participation

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Further information

Public transport

Regent Centre Metro and bus station - 2 minutes walk.


Is this page accurate?

If you work for Your Homes Newcastle - Young People's Service Hostel 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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