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Supported Lodgings

Supported Lodgings run by YMCA Bedfordshire, offers a bedroom to young people aged 16-25 via a host.

Hosts also give non-intrusive support which aims to equip young people with the skills they need to move on to living independently in their own accommodation.

Supported Lodgings host

  • Have a spare bedroom? 
  • Help a young person to develop their independent living skills?
  • Help prevent a young person from becoming homeless?

You can be:

  • single, a couple or a family
  • working full time, part time or at home
  • any age 21 plus
  • renting or owning own home

You’ll receive:

  • full assessment and vetting procedure
  • matching to a young person according to your daily routine, hobbies and lifestyle
  • on-going training and support throughout the placement
  • remuneration whilst a young person lives with you

For an information pack or an informal discussion please contact supportedlodgings@ymcabedfordshire.org or call 01234 304070.