YMCA Downslink Group - McKendrick House
Who is the project for?
Who do we help?
Young single homeless people aged 16-25 with a local connection to Eastbourne.
Who we cannot help
Schedule 1, sex offence, or recent history of arson.
Minimum age accepted
Maximum age accepted
How to get a referral
All referrals are made through Lewes-Eastbourne Housing department and Children’s services.
All referrals come from Eastbourne Borough Council Housing Department. Phone Mon-Fri 10am-5pm to arrange an interview. Require proof of identity, references and some background checks.
Length of stay
Support and accommodation
3 full time and 1 part-time staff, 24 hour waking cover. Compulsory key-work system, with weekly meetings. Regular residents' meetings.
In 2 buildings.
Train station - 25 minutes walk.