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YMCA Norfolk - Woolstencroft: Community Housing Kings Lynn

Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

Young single homeless people aged 18-30 with support needs, including those leaving care. Priority given to applicants with a local connection to King's Lynn and West Norfolk.

Who we cannot help

No Automatic Exclusions.



Minimum age accepted


Maximum age accepted


How to get a referral

Referral agencies

Accept self referrals and referrals from any agency. Many referrals come from King's Lynn Council (Must have completed HAF form).

Referral procedure

Application form via chkl@ymcanorfolk.org. Then tel / face to face assessment.

Length of stay

Minimum stay

3-6 Months

Maximum stay

2 Years

Support and accommodation

Support offered

Keywork system , weekly keywork meetings. Action plans with agreed outcomes, reviewed monthly. Staff provide support around life skills, benefits, finances and debt, education and training. Site staffed 10-7 . Out of Hours telephone 24/7

Total spaces



Each room is supplied with bed, wardrobe, chest of draws and bedside cabinet.

Further information

Public transport

Bus and train.