Dewis is a charitable organisation offering a range of services, advice and information on housing for young people aged between 16 and 25 in the Neath Port Talbot County Borough.
Dewis offers a Supported Accommodation Scheme for young people who are homeless, potentially homeless or in other housing need and, in conjunction with the local authority, Dewis offers a Supported Lodging Scheme which is for the benefit of young people who are leaving care and are unable to live with their families.
Dewis also runs a Bond Board Scheme to help young single people and childless couples who are in receipt of benefits, or have a low income, to access good quality private rented accommodation by providing Landlords with a paper Bond.
Service Users Say...
Very happy with the support received. Dewis helped me with housing. Very friendly and helpful staff. I am now happy to live independently. Thanks for everything.
I can't ever say thank you enough for all of your support and kindness. Thanks to you all I have got through the last year smiling!! You're all very special people and I'll never forget you.
Dewis has been exceptional and very useful
Really pleased with the help and support from Dewis, would recommend them
Dewis were very helpful and through them I successfully became independent with my own flat; I'm very grateful for their service.
Through the support of Dewis I achieved living skills, went to work and moved on to live in a Coastal flat. I am now going to University to do nursing.
From my time in Dewis I learned to be independent and I am now living on my own in a Coastal flat.