City of Sunderland YMCA

The City of Sunderland YMCA offers accommodation to 16 to 35 year old’s, the site has 24 self-contained flats and an emergency bed. Tenants are given a 6 month Assured Short hold tenancy promoting stability and security in their own home, move on accommodation is then offered through our Future lettings accommodation

How to apply

Applicants can apply direct by calling into the project on Toward Road

By phone:              0191 5676160
By Email:      or


Applicants can also apply through the Sunderland Gateway or complete the Application Gateway form 2016 and send into us.

**Current Vacancies** 

7 available vacancies with 1 Emergency Bed vacancy based in Sunderland City Centre and within walking distance to all local amenities. 


Specialised Supported Housing Accommodation

Based in the Coalfields Area of the city, The Harvesters is a 7 bed purpose build, this project was designed on ideas and recommendations from young people who are preparing to leave their current children’s home. Based on the information shared we have designed a building young people can begin to start their journey to independence with the support of a fully trained staff team on site.

For more information see below.

Contact information:

Stephen Younger or Leeanne Jasper

e: or

t: 0191 731 7720



At our base in Sunderland we also offer Training for 16 to 18 year olds who may be entitled to a bursary of up to £30 per week. For more information on getting a place on the course please contact or call on 0191 567 6160 and ask to speak to a member of the training team.


Contact information:

Mandy Tough or Leeanne Jasper
City Of Sunderland YMCA Foyer
2-3 Toward Road
Tyne and Wear

Tel : 0191 5676160