Elise whilst living at the Lucas Project overcame many hurdles after the devastating loss of both her parents who died within 18 months of each…
Can you give up just ONE NIGHT to shine a light on youth homelessness.
Grab your sleeping bag and get sponsored to make a real difference to local young people going through hard times. The Big Bolton Sleepout gives you the chance to get together with friends, family or colleagues and be part of a mass sleepout to make a difference.
All participants will receive a lantern, to shine a light for every young homeless person in need of our support.
BACKUP provide multiple services across Bolton to young people aged 16-25 years who are homeless, or at risk of homelessness. Read here about all the supported accommodation which includes emergency housing, temporary accommodation, short and medium stay supported housing. Also the non accommodation based support work that focusses on mental health, employment support and much more.
Young people can live in more than one Backup service as they make progress and develop more independence prior to moving on completely. The different services are designed to meet various levels and ranges of needs.
John (not his real name) came to Project Front Door (PFD) after a stay at Castle House. He became homeless due to conflict at home in which he’d been…