Newark Emmaus Trust
Who is the project for?
Who do we help?
Young homeless people aged 16-25, including young mothers and babies, young pregnant women aged 16-25, ex-offenders and people with histories of alcohol and substance abuse. Priority given to people with a Newark and Sherwood connection.
Who we cannot help
History of arson, sex offenders.
Mixed, men only & women only
Minimum age accepted
Maximum age accepted
How to get a referral
Accept self referrals and referrals from any agency and Local Authority. Direct referrals can be made, and young people do not have to be approved by the local authority priority waiting list system.
Phone or call in Mon-Fri 9am-11pm, Sat-Sun 9am-5pm for an application form or to arrange an interview.
Length of stay
Support and accommodation
13 full/part time staff 24/7. Keywork system, weekly meetings. Staff support with welfare benefits, accessing education and training, cooking, hygiene, laundry and health matters. Residents' activity programme. Basic training in a range of skills, including qualifications and parenting skills are also provided.
In 10 buildings, Consisting of shared houses, self contained flats and houses for mothers and their babies.
Newark Northgate train station - 5 minutes walk. Newark Castle station - 10 minutes walk.