Changing Lives - Virginia House
Who is the project for?
Who do we help?
Single homeless males aged 18+. Prioritise applicants with a local connection to Newcastle.
Who we cannot help
Schedule 1 offenders.
Minimum age accepted
Maximum age accepted
How to get a referral
All referrals come from the Gateway. Accept referrals from any agency.
Referrals are from Newcastle Housing Advice Centre, via the Gateway System.
Length of stay
6 months - 1 Year
Support and accommodation
5 full-time staff on-site, 24 hour cover. Keywork system with weekly meetings. Staff provide support around independent living skills, debt, child issues, health, wellbeing, employment and training.
Train station - 15 minutes walk.