Changing Lives - Abbott House
Who is the project for?
Who do we help?
Single homeless people aged over 50 with support needs. local connection required.
Minimum age accepted
Maximum age accepted
How to get a referral
Referrals are from Newcastle Housing Advice Centre, via the Gateway System.
Length of stay
Support and accommodation
3 full time staff, available Mon-Fri 8am-10pm, Sat & Sun 8am-8pm, floating night support and emergency on-call system. Key worker meetings weekly. Action plans with agreed outcomes reviewed quarterly or as required. Offer support with promoting independence including basic life skills, budgeting, attending GP and hospital appointments, welfare rights addictions, mental health.
Newcastle train station - 20 minutes walk. Buses 38, 10.