England - North East

Home/Members/England - North East

Emmaus North East

Emmaus North East joined NACCOM in 2019 as an Associate Member, in support of NACCOM's aims. Emmaus North East provides accommodation to people who have experienced homelessness and social exclusion. One of 29 communities across the UK, Emmaus North East provides a home for as long as is needed, meaningful work experience in one of their social enterprises, funded training and an opportunity for the formerly homeless people they support to get back on their feet. Situated in South Shields, the community has the capacity to support up to 15 formerly homeless people, known within Emmaus as companions. Companions work [...]

2 January 2020|

Darlington Assistance for Refugees (DAR)

Darlington Assistance for Refugees (DAR) is an Associate Member of NACCOM based in the North East, providing practical assistance to refugees in the Darlington area and aiming to foster harmonious relations within the local community. Email: [email protected] Website: https://www.facebook.com/DarlingtonAssistanceForRefugees Social media: Facebook

2 January 2020|

Your Homes Newcastle

Your Homes Newcastle manages homes on behalf of Newcastle City Council. We have a team of Advice and Support Workers who work in the 'Refugee Move on Team' that provides support to newly recognised refugees. This support involves finding accommodation, help with benefits, help to settle into the community. We are also the support provider for the Syrian Vulnerable Persons Resettlement Scheme and the Afghan Interpreters scheme. Contact: Mohitor Rahman Email: [email protected] Phone: 01912771144 Website: www.yhn.org.uk Social media: Twitter and Facebook

27 March 2018|

Action Foundation

Action Foundation is the only organisation in Tyne and Wear specifically set up to provide supported accommodation for destitute asylum seekers who have no recourse to public funds (NRPF).  We lease properties from private landlords and sublet them free of charge to vulnerable asylum seekers with NRPF.  We also run a Hosting scheme for this client group matching them with people who we have recruited and trained to provide a room in their home.  We also provide supported, private rented accommodation to new refugees in Tyne and Wear who become homeless following their positive asylum decision.  We currently operate in Newcastle, [...]

28 April 2016|

Nightstop North East (Depaul UK)

Nightstop North East (Depaul UK) provides emergency accommodation to homeless clients, including those who are destitute, in the homes of approved and trained volunteers. The scheme is open to anyone over the age of 16. Clients are risk assessed on an individual basis and access accommodation on a night by night basis. The service is available on a short term basis only, but can provide much needed respite for destitute clients. Contact: Kester Young or Dimas Lopez Office: 0191 2536161 Email: [email protected] Website: uk.depaulcharity.org

28 April 2016|

Open Door (North East)

Open Door North East provides accommodation for destitute asylum seekers through our hosting/housing scheme. We provide accommodation for refugees, having a mixture of family houses as well as shared houses. We provide supporting services including drop-in sessions for asylum seekers to access support, advice and guidance. We assist refugees to access mainstream benefits and employment. We are able to offer a wide variety of volunteering opportunities across the charity.  We provide ESOL classes and other short term programmes such as the enterprise scheme, Sew2Work. Contact: Anna Lewis Office: 01642 213634 Email:  [email protected] Website: www.opendoornortheast.com Social Media:  Facebook  

28 April 2016|
Go to Top