Action for Children - Nightstop Dorset
Who is the project for?
Who do we help?
Young single homeless people aged 16-25.
Men only and women only
Minimum age accepted
Maximum age accepted
How to get a referral
Accept referrals from approved agencies only - contact for details.
Phone Mon-Fri 10am-3pm. Application form completed by prospective resident and agency. Require background information about offending history and risk issues.
Length of stay
≤ 1 Week
Support and accommodation
On-call member of staff supports young people/volunteers during overnight stay. Young people may return to their referring agency during the day for support with benefits, referrals to other agencies and finding longer term accommodation. Nightstop may be able to help out with transport, getting young people to appointments etc.
Number of spaces vary - own room in volunteer's home.
Transport provided to and from host's home.