Changing Lives - Union Terrace
Who is the project for?
Who do we help?
Single homeless men with a local connection to York. Applicants without a local connection can be supported whilst appropriate alternative accommodation is found. Can accept applicants with dogs.
Who we cannot help
Needs too high.
Minimum age accepted
Maximum age accepted
How to get a referral
All referrals go through a Single Access Point (SAP@york.gov.uk), phone 01904 554095.
You can be referred to Changing Lives’ accommodation services via the Single
Access Point at City of York Council. Contact City of York Council to fill in a referral form or download the form online at www.york.gov.uk
T: 01904 553 844
Length of stay
6 months - 1 Year
Support and accommodation
14 full time and 3 part time staff, 4 volunteers, 24 hour waking cover. Key work system (10-11 residents per worker), daily meetings. Support plans, reviewed every 3 months. Support includes help with money management, independent living skills, social skills, developing self esteem and accessing training and/or employment opportunities. Support by signposting to external agencies for support with drug and alcohol issues, mental and physical health.
35 single bedrooms, 3 of which have private bathroom facilities. 1 double hospital discharge bedroom and 1 single hospital discharge bedroom.
York train station - 15 minutes walk. Buses 2, 22.