Why choose Supported Lodgings?

Naomi 300 pxlsWhy choose Supported Lodgings?

You’d be in a caring environment which will prepare you for living independently.

Your host will have been thoroughly assessed by us before being approved.

They will want to make a positive difference in the life of a young person and are able to listen to you without judging.

They could be from any cultural background or social class and might have children of their own.

Why not live in hostel-style accommodation instead?

Living with a host family gives you greater one-to-one support to help you gain the skills and confidence to move on to living independently when you are ready.

It’s a more homely atmosphere than you would find in other types of supported accommodation, such as hostels.

Find out more about living with a host family.

E: supported.lodgings@ymcawestlondon.org
T: 020 8832 1551/3.


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