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YMCA mother and baby accommodation

The Lodge at Winchester House in Shanklin is for homeless, young mums and mums-to-be, aged 16-25 years old and their infants who can be up to the age of two years old. It offers support and accommodation to suit your needs.

How to make a referral

To access this service:

  • first, you must register with us as homeless by completing a homelessness enquiry
  • then a professional, if required, will complete a referral form´╗┐´╗┐ with you.

If you need any guidance about the service, email

Contact information

Housing and Family Support Team

Housing Solutions Team
County Hall
High Street
Isle of Wight
PO30 1UD

Monday to Thursday 8.30 am to 5.00 pm
Friday 8.30 am to 4.30 pm
Emergency contact number (out of hours only) (01983) 821105