On the 1st December 2016, YACRO became part of national charity Changing Lives.

Headquartered in Gateshead, Tyne and Wear Changing Lives delivers a wide range of services for people experiencing homelessness, addiction, offending and domestic and sexual abuse. An established provider of services in the North East, Yorkshire, the North West and the Midlands, Changing Lives currently operate an abstinence-based recovery service in York City Centre and the hostel Arc Light.

For more information about Changing Lives and the services they provide nationally, visit their website: www.changing-lives.org.uk