YMCA - Eastbourne Foyer
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 offence, sex offence, or recent history of arson.
Minimum age accepted
Maximum age accepted
How to get a referral
Accept referrals from Children & Adult Services, Youth Support, Youth Offending teams and Eastbourne Borough Council.
Named agency referrals only. All referrals to come through Local Housing Authority or leaving Care, no self-referrals. Interviews during the pandemic are carried out over the phone and may take longer. Must have proof of ID, eg NI number.
Length of stay
Support and accommodation
5 full time, 3 part time night staff, 1 manager, 24 hour waking cover. Compulsory keywork sessions with weekly meetings. Staff help with training and personal development needs, social and life skills, signposting to other agencies.
Eastbourne train station - 2 minutes walk.