YASC - The Y Advice and Support Centre
The Dawn Centre
Public phone: 0116 221 2787
Website URL: http://www.leicesterymca.co.uk
Service offered: Day centre for homeless people, including rough sleepers, hostel residents and those who are vulnerably housed. Housing advice, including pre-tenancy support, access to resettlement/tenancy sustainment support and to street outreach team. GP surgery including alcohol and drugs worker. Mental health team. Showers, laundry, clothing for rough sleepers. Breakfast until 9am.
Target group: Homeless people aged 16+, including rough sleepers, hostel residents and the vulnerably housed.
Area served: Leicester.
How to contact: Drop-in or phone. Please note opening hours shown are Nov-Feb, 8am-4pm March-Oct.
Monday: 7.30am - 4pm
Tuesday: 7.30am - 4pm
Wednesday: 7.30am - 4pm
Thursday: 7.30am - 4pm
Friday: 7.30am - 4pm
Wheelchair access: Yes - full
Accessible toilets: Yes
Access notes: Parking for disabled drivers. Level entrance to day centre. Lifts.
Languages other than English: Access to interpreters.
Charity number: 213513
Year established: 1990
Staffing: 6 full time and 1 part time.
Public transport: City centre location.
Record last checked: 15 February 2019