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YMCA Burton upon Trent - George William House

Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

Single vulnerable homeless people. Local connection to Staffordshire. 18-64 year olds

Who we cannot help

History of arson, violence or sex offence. Unmanaged addictions.



Minimum age accepted


Maximum age accepted


How to get a referral

Referral agencies

Accept self referrals and referrals from any agency.

Referral procedure

All referrals come through the YMCA's Reconnect site. Phone for an appointment Mon-Fri 9am-5pm. Referral interview and risk assessment.

Length of stay

Minimum stay

1 Night

Maximum stay

2 Years

Support and accommodation

Support offered

Three projects with total of 10 full time staff, available Mon-Fri 9am-5pm. 6 Night support workers, emergency on-call system. Staff offer help with budgeting, domestic skills, accessing employment and training and making contact with other agencies. Staff provide the life skills programme.

Total spaces



58 1 bedroom flats13 rooms

Further information

Public transport

Burton Railway Station. Our accommodation is all town centre based.