Herring House

Are you homeless?

If you are over 18, single, from the Great Yarmouth and surrounding areas and in need of support you can come to Herring house and we may be able to help you.

If you are in Great Yarmouth and are homeless or in danger of losing your accommodation and you are over 18 years old and single, then we may be able to help you. You can telephone the Hostel on 01493 331524 and speak to a member of staff or you can come direct to the Hostel, where you will be met by one of the team.

You may wish to visit the Housing Options Team at Great Yarmouth Borough Council to find out further information about housing options in the Town.

We are able to provide a safe and secure environment in our hostel where you can begin to address the problems that may have resulted in you being homeless.

Areas we can help

  • Emergency Accommodation
  • Resettlement Support
  • Specialist Intervention Services
  • Access to retrain & gain new skills
  • SmartMove
  • Community Halfway Houses
  • Keyworker Support
  • High Support Unit Accommodation

You will work with a Keyworker to help you with issues such as

  • Benefits
  • Employment & training needs
  • Referral to specialists agencies such as drug and alcohol support
  • Debt and money advice
  • Physical & Mental health support
  • Move-on options

Ultimately the trust aims to support you to achieve independence and manage your own tenancy.