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The Y Support Project

The Y Support Project is a day centre offering one-to-one support to people over 16 who are homeless, sleeping rough or vulnerably housed.

Where are we based?

We are based at 165 Granby Street, Leicester, LE1 6FE. Telephone: 0116 204 6223.

How we can help

Practical help 8am – 10am

  • breakfast between 8am – 9am for those in need
  • a safe and comfortable environment
  • access to toilets, showers, washing facilities and toiletries
  • free laundry facilities for rough sleepers
  • access to telephone for non-personal calls
  • a change of clothes where possible
  • emergency food parcels where possible.

Advice and information 10am – 1pm

We provide holistic support to people with no alternative support networks. Our staff team have a broad knowledge of resources available and work closely with other agencies.

Staff will provide:

  • advice and help finding accommodation in emergency or longer term
  • welfare benefits advice and assistance
  • information and signposting to specialist drugs and alcohol agencies
  • a year-round health promotion programme
  • specialist mental health advice
  • help establishing identification
  • advice on managing debt.

The centre is closed on weekends, Christmas day, boxing day, new year's day and on bank holidays.

For further information on services available please visit: