Depaul UK - Nightstop North East - Tyne and Wear
Who is the project for?
Who do we help?
Single homeless people aged 16 and over. No local connection required.
Who we cannot help
Those under influence of drugs/alcohol at time of referral or with unmanageable risks.
Minimum age accepted
Maximum age accepted
How to get a referral
Accept self referrals and referrals from any agency. Many come from Social Services, Probation, Youth Justice Team and a wide range of voluntary agencies.
Phone or call in Mon-Fri 9am-4pm. Require background information, particularly around criminal record, substance use and medical history.
Length of stay
Support and accommodation
During the week Nightstop Guests are expected to have follow-up appointments at the agency which referred them or with other agencies. Project staff offer advice on finding longer term accommodation.
Depends on numbers of hosts currently there are 62
Transport provided to hosts' homes.