StopGap Supported Housing - Dean Street
Who is the project for?
Who do we help?
Single homeless adults, 18 and above. No local connection required. May accept people with dogs.
Minimum age accepted
Maximum age accepted
How to get a referral
Accept referrals from any agency and self referrals.
Phone daily 8am-11pm. Application form. Interview and risk assessment. Require ID and information from other agencies as appropriate. No direct access possible
Length of stay
Support and accommodation
7 staff available seven days per week 8am-11.30pm. Sleep-in cover. Keywork system with weekly meetings. Support plans with agreed targets and active engagement. Programme of basic skills training, living skills, employability training etc. Support available to access other support agencies as required and with securing volunteer opportunities and employment.
Hexham train and bus stations within a few minutes walk.