Full Report: Nightstop appeals for North East volunteers

The number of young people who are homeless in the the North East has risen by almost a fifth in the past 12 months.

The charity Nightstop - which helps them - is now calling for more volunteers to come forward. All you need, they say, is a spare room and a kind heart.

Watch the full report from Derek Proud below.

To find out more about how you can get involved with Nightstop, you can email or telephone 0191 253 6161.