Housing and support for young people
Hostels and accommodation
There are a number of nearby hotels that offer accommodation and support for young people. To carry out a wider search, visit the Homeless Link website search.
YMCA Rugeley Foyer
YMCA Rugeley Foyer provide supported housing that assists young people aged 16 - 25 with a local connection on their journey from homelessness to independent living. YMCA Rugeley has 26 self-contained flats. Each resident has their own kitchen, bathroom, living room and single bedroom. The team cannot help schedule 1 offenders or people with a history of violent offending or convictions for arson or drug dealing.
Sutton Coldfield YMCA
Accommodation for young single people aged 18-30 in housing need, especially those moving out of home for the first time and those newly arrived in the area for training, study or work. Must have local connection to Sutton Coldfield, Tamworth or Lichfield. The team cannot help people in need of greater support than that offered, eg those with mental health, alcohol or drug problems and those on probation orders.
CAHAL - Jervis Court Foyer
Accommodation for young single homeless people and vulnerable people with support needs, aged 16-25. Must have a Walsall connection unless escaping from domestic violence.
YMCA - Walsall Housing
Accommodation for vulnerable single young people aged 16-30 with support needs. No local connection required.
Wilbraham Court Support Care Accommodation
Supported accommodation for vulnerable single homeless men aged 18 and over in need of support who may have a diagnosis of mental health, learning difficulties, drug or alcohol addictions. No local connection required. The team cannot help men with extremely high support needs which cannot be met by the project.
Erdington YMCA - The Orchard
Accommodation for young homeless people aged 16 plus. Can include parent and child. No local connection required. The team cannot help people with a history of arson or sex offences.