YMCA Nottinghamshire - Shakespeare Street and Peachy Street Hostels
Who is the project for?
Who do we help?
Single homeless people with support needs. Priority is given to applicants from Nottingham, Gedling, Rushcliffe and Broxtowe.
Who we cannot help
No Automatic Exclusions.
Minimum age accepted
Maximum age accepted
How to get a referral
Self referral, Base 51, HMP Nottingham, Framework Housing Association, Housing Aid amongst others.
Application form completed on paper or online - support can be provided to help complete if self referral. Risk assessment (if being completed by another referring agency). Interview and assessment completed once applicant has met all eligibility criteria.
Length of stay
Support and accommodation
Full time staff, 24/7. Staff provide support around to help sustain tenancies and achieve independent living. This includes, basic living skills, support on benefits and managing money, employment and training, refugee support and referrals to other specialist agencies. Residents have access to onsite social workers and floating support workers where they are eligible to receive this support. Residents also have access to counselling services if this is required.
Bus – Victoria centre – approx. 200yds
Tram – Nottingham University – ½ mile
Train – Nottingham City centre – 1 mile