Crisis Skylight Newcastle

Crisis Skylight Newcastle is dedicated to ending homelessness. We offer a wide range of activities and accredited courses, as well as advice and support to help people into a home, training and employment.

If you are homeless, have been homeless in the last two years or you are at risk of losing your home, don’t be alone – we are here to help.

Crisis Skylight Newcastle building

Skylight Newcastle offers a range of services to support people to find a home, build confidence, skills and move on into employment. 

We do this by offering the following services.

  • Progression Teams helping people recover from the trauma of homelessness by giving one-to-one support
  • Health & Wellbeing Team providing group and one to one support and counselling to help people to regain confidence and recover from the trauma of homelessness.
  • Housing Team will help people to find and keep a home.
  • Skills and Learning Team providing specialist training in practical skills and occupations, helping people prepare for work.
  •  Employment Team work tirelessly with employers to get people back to work and provide ongoing support to sustain employment.

How to become a member 

If you are homeless or vulnerably housed, would like to get involved in a range of exciting activities or wish to access our courses that will help you into training and employment, please attend our duty session each day, Monday to Friday 1pm to 4pm. 

One of our team will be available to take your through the services and what we offer on becoming a Crisis Skylight member. 

 I am homeless or at risk of losing my home can you help me?

Yes.  Monday to Friday 1pm to 4pm our progression team will be on hand to offer you advice and support.  Crisis does not have accommodation. However, we can give you advice on your housing options and support to access a home where possible.  If you have a home but you feel you may be at risk of being asked to leave – please seek advice as soon as possible.  We may be able to offer you advice and support and speak to your landlord on your behalf to ensure you can keep your home.

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Sessional tutor opportunities

At Crisis Skylight Newcastle we employ sessional tutors to deliver our classes. If you are interested in becoming a sessional tutor with Crisis please download our application pack (see below) and send the completed application to the Education Team  

Contact us

Crisis Skylight Newcastle
City House, 1 City Road Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 2AF
Tel: 0191 222 0622
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