If you are rough sleeping in York, contact our Housing Options Team for advice.
You can also contact the Early Intervention and Prevention Team at the Salvation Army, who provide advice for single homeless people and couples aged 18 and over. They also run a weekday 'drop-in' between 10.00am and midday at the Peasholme Centre, 4 Fishergate, York, YO10 4FH.
Carecent runs a breakfast club for rough sleepers from Monday to Saturday, 8.30am to 10.45am. They provide food, clothing and friendship in a warm and friendly environment.
Other useful resources:
- Information on hostels and emergency accommodation
- Rough sleepers and single homeless persons leaflet
- Salvation Army emergency accommodation leaflet
Concern about rough sleepers
If you're concerned about the welfare of a rough sleeper, contact the Salvation Army on tel: 01904 405330, or tell us about a rough sleeper via the Streetlink website.
Helping rough sleepers
If you're interested in helping rough sleepers, there are several established charities and voluntary groups in the city who you could consider volunteering with.
Homeless charities which offer volunteering opportunities include:
Private landlords who wish to help rough sleepers access accommodation can contact our letting agency, YorHome, or phone the Salvation Army private lettings office on 01904 405330.