ARE YOU HOMELESS, SOFA SURFING OR AT RISK?

young homeless boy sleeping in a park

Sponsor A Room

Can you help a young person leave homelessness behind for good by sponsoring a room at Centrepoint for £12 a month?

Will you help those in need?

Winter was harsh. Vulnerable young people need your support throughout the year. Many young people will face risky situations – could you decide between sleeping on the streets or staying with a stranger just to avoid the cold?

Centrepoint provides housing for homeless young people: a graphic representing that young people move on positively after leaving Centrepoint.

86 per cent of Centrepoint young people move on positively.

An icon representing Centrepoint provides support from those leaving supported accommodation.

With our partners, we support more than 10,000 homeless young people

A graphic representing Centrepoint's public purse savings.

It's estimated we save the public purse £20,000 for every young person we work with.

Josh's Story

Aged 12 Josh was placed with a foster family because his mum was experiencing mental health problems. If this wasn’t enough, his granddad also passed away unexpectedly during his first year of college.

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Since you’ve been gone…

  • Centrepoint’s research estimates 103,000 young people were homeless or at risk of homelessness
  • The Centrepoint Helpline has helped thousands of vulnerable young people get the support they need.
  • We now operate across the country, with 60 accommodation services. 
  • As the leading charity for youth homelessness we are located in London, Manchester, Yorkshire and the North East. 
Young boy in education at Centrepoint

Can you help us to...?

  • Provide in-house mental health and counselling services.
  • Cut down waiting time for therapists to meet young people where they live.
  • Provide essential education and skills training for all Centrepoint residents.
  • Provide tutoring in life skills and money management.
  • Prevent young people from falling into unnecessary debt or losing their accommodation once they've moved on. 
  • Support more young people to leave homelessness behind for good.

Sponsor a room now

Help save lives and change lives today

Homeless young people often resort to desperate measures to survive – and your room will be much more than a roof over a young person’s head. It's a safe place where they can gain access to education, counselling and apprenticeships until they're ready to move on.

Set up your room sponsorship

Room Sponsor Extra info

Where does your donation go? What's a room like? How many people sponsor a room? All this and more can be found in our Sponsor a Room FAQs.

Read our FAQs