Gipsil - Our Way Leeds (OWL)
0113 391 8000
Who is the project for?
Who do we help?
Young single homeless people and young parents in housing need. Priority given to young people with care experience and young offenders.
- Minimum age accepted: 16
- Maximum age accepted: 24
How to get a referral
Accept self referrals and referrals from any agency.
Phone or call in Mon-Fri 9am-5pm. Basic details taken and triage arranged. Agencies can complete form electronically.
Length of stay
- Minimum stay: None
- Maximum stay: 6 months - 1 Year
Support and accommodation
OWL includes - prevention service (mediation and staying put solutions) - emergency & group living (24/7) - complex needs (being developed) - dispersed tenancies: Staff provide visiting support up to twice a week initially, then weekly. Support mainly around housing issues. Support provided till 10pm wee days and 10-6 weekends. Three locality hubs close to accommodation open Mon-Fri with internet access, use of phone, laundry facilities, various activities, projects to access employment, training and volunteering & Independent Living Skills.
Rooms and charges
- One bed 215
- Shared 26
- Total spaces: 241
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- Disabled facilities: Less than 5 flats accessible for young people with mobility issues.
Rules and policies
Bus 272 to Leeds - 5 mins walk.
Counselling Volunteers – contact Theresa Passey Counselling Coordinator (Theresa.firstname.lastname@example.org).
Non-perishable food, monetary donations and services in-kind. 0113 391 8000 (First Contact team)
Is this page accurate?
If you work for Gipsil - Our Way Leeds (OWL) and would like to tell us about any of this information that needs updating please email the Homeless Link Information team. Please note this email address does not contact the service listed above so do not use it if you are looking for help or advice.