St Basils - Yardley House
Who is the project for?
Who do we help?
Young people aged 16-25 who are homeless or at risk of homelessness. No local connection required.
Who we cannot help
Schedule 1 sex offenders. Arsonists may be accepted if cleared by insurance company.
Minimum age accepted
Maximum age accepted
How to get a referral
Accept self referrals and referrals from any agency via St Basils Youth Hub or Youthline.
Phone Youthline on 0300 303 0099 - a partnership between St Basils and 4 other organisations. Interview, and needs and risk assessment at The Youth Hub. When vacancy arises The Link carry out up to date background checks.
Length of stay
Support and accommodation
3 full time day and evening staff, 3 night and weekend staff. Keywork system with weekly meetings. Action plans (Outcomes Star) with agreed outcomes, reviewed weekly. Staff offer support with benefits, budgeting, shopping and other daily living skills, personal hygiene, nutrition, sexual health, substance misuse, family mediation and sessions on employment, education and training.
Stechford Train station is a 10 minute walk, number 11 or 97 bus routes are a five minute walk.