What is it?
Nightsafe is a local homeless charity based in Blackburn providing holistic services to homeless young people aged 16 to 24 in the Blackburn and Darwen borough. Nightsafe has four projects offering a variety of housing options and services to young people. Since Nightsafe began in 1990 we have:-
• Helped 10,000 young people
• Given 30,000 nights off the street
• Provided 100,000 meals
• Had 400 dedicated volunteers
The Shelter provides young people aged 16 to 24 a safe place to stay with resettlement support to help them find more permanent accommodation.
Witton Project is a supported housing project for 16 to 18 year olds promoting life skills and supporting young people to move on into indenpendent living.
Platform 5 is a day centre for 16 to 24 years olds that provides facilities such as laundry, storage, showers and meals. It also has an educational and health promotion brief.
Cornfield Cliffe is a supported housing project in Darwen providing six en-suite rooms with 24 hour support.
Who is it for?
Nightsafe is a charity supporting homeless people aged 16-24 years. It is a small locally based charity in Blackburn providing holistic services to homeless and vulnerable young people.
The Boulevard Centre,
45 Railway Road,
Phone: 01254 503067