Homelessness: Young People

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New Horizon Youth Centre provides support to young homeless people by:

  • making referrals into hostels, shelters and other accommodation
  • help with benefits and debt problems
  • advise with appeals for those who have been sanctioned
  • mediate those who may be homeless due to relationship breakdown
  • legal advice or provide solicitor
  • contact social services if under 18
  • nurse, counselling and drug and alcohol support
  • structured employment, education and training support
  • hot food, showers and laundry

Eligibility criteria

Inclusions

  • young people aged 16-24

How to refer

Self-referral

To get an appointment the patient needs to arrive at New Horizon Youth Centre by 10:15am – Please note there is no guarantee of appointment.