Receive nominations via the recently renewed YPAASS (Young People Advice, Accommodation & Support Service) procedure. We will then assess their suitability for the project by conducting our own readiness assessment. Have a 6-bed emergency accommodation provision for under 18's whereby we receive direct referrals from Children's Services. They are required to complete a referral form and risk assessment and we will assess suitability for the project and if we can meet their support needs.
Download form from website or apply online https://ymcadoncaster.org.uk/accapp/ Application form filled in by prospective resident. Interview and risk assessment. Require 2 references and additional background information.
Referral via local authority homeless prevention panels, children’s services, NHS, other professional agencies and self-referral. Interview with young person and supporting adult if requested by young person. Full risk assessment and all relevant background information is required.