Doorstep of Hull
Who is the project for?
Who do we help?
Single homeless people. Also some units for single parents/families. No local connection required.
Who we cannot help
History of arson, schedule 1 offenders, sex offence.
Mixed, men only & women only
Minimum age accepted
Maximum age accepted
How to get a referral
Accept self referrals and referrals from any agency.
Phone 24 hours a day - if phoning at night, will be asked to leave a daytime contact number or asked to re-contact during the next working day - or call in during office hours.
Length of stay
Support and accommodation
12 full time staff, emergency on-call system. Keywork system with weekly meetings. Support includes help with claiming benefits, budgeting and other daily living skills. Referrals to specialist agencies as necessary, eg around drug or alcohol problems. Residents may move from communal units to self contained units during their stay.
In over 100 buildings - mix of single, shared properties. 240 with 27 family units.
Hull City Centre - various distances depending on which hostel is accessed.