YMCA Wearside - Toward Road
Who is the project for?
Who do we help?
Young single homeless people aged 16-35 with support needs. No local connection required.
Who we cannot help
Arsonists and Schedule 1 offenders.
Minimum age accepted
Maximum age accepted
How to get a referral
Accept self referrals and referrals from any agency including Gateway.
Application forms. Interview and risk assessment. Require proof of ID and additional background information.
Length of stay
Support and accommodation
13 full time and 5 part time staff. 24 hour waking cover. Weekly meetings. Support plans with agreed outcomes, reviewed weekly. Staff provide advice and support with life skills training in order to prepare for independent living.
plus 1 emergency bed.
Sunderland Metro/train station - 2 minutes walk. Park Lane bus station - 5 minutes walk.