Who is the project for?
Who do we help?
Young single homeless people at risk aged 16-25, with a local connection to Southend-on-Sea Borough Council area.
Minimum age accepted
Maximum age accepted
How to get a referral
Many referrals come from YOT, Social Services, prison, Connexions, council. Goes through South End Access Point
Phone or call in Mon-Fri 9am-6pm. Applicants must complete Access Point Referral form which will be considered before offering interview. Applicants must meet local area connection criteria as detailed on our webpage: https://www.southendymca.org.uk/newlands-supported-accommodation
Length of stay
Support and accommodation
2 full time and 3 part time members of staff, emergency on-call system. Security staff on duty nights Mon-Fri and weekends. Keywork system with meetings as required. Action plans. Provide advice on employment and training, counselling and practical help.
Southend East train station: 3 mins walk. Buses 1, 26: bus stop 5 mins walk.