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Midland Heart - James Bagnall Foyer

Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

Young single homeless people aged 18 plus with low to medium support needs. Priority to those with a local connection to the Sandwell area.

Who we cannot help

No automatic exclusions.



Minimum age accepted


Maximum age accepted


How to get a referral

Referral agencies

Accept self referrals or referral from any agency. Priority to those referred via Sandwell Single Referral Panel.

Referral procedure

Complete Sandwell Homes online application form at www.sandwellhomes.org.uk . Risk assessment. Interview.

Length of stay

Minimum stay

3-6 Months

Maximum stay

2 Years

Support and accommodation

Support offered

4 full time staff, 24 hour waking cover most days - 3-4 nights where there is floating night security. Keywork system (5 residents per key worker), meetings as required. Staff provide support around independent living skills through action plan with agreed outcomes. Staff help residents access training courses.

Total spaces



Single rooms, shared facilities.