day centres and hostels
01223 863657 ext 223
Who the project is for ^ back to top
Single homeless people with support needs. 6 spaces for people with high support needs such as drug or alcohol problems who are working with Addaction. Can accept up to 2 dogs (but must be kennelled during day).
Will not accept
No automatic exclusions.
How to get in ^ back to top
Accept self referrals (not from prison) and referrals from any agency.
Call in or phone Mon-Sat 8am-9pm, write for an application form or download it from the website. Form completed by applicant or referral agency prior to interview. Require proof of ID and any relevant background information.
Operate waiting list of 1 week - few months.
Staffing and support ^ back to top
5 full time staff on-site at all times. Support for residents with low support needs provided on day to day basis, as and when required. Residents in detox spaces have action plans with agreed outcomes, reviewed as necessary.
External alcohol, drugs and mental health specialists, sessions held monthly.
Access to move-on
Staff provide move-on and follow-up support as required.
Accommodation ^ back to top
There is no charge to residents for the accommodation.
|Furnishings||Bedsits fully furnished, with ensuite facilities (some baths/some showers).|
|Other facilities||Lounge, garden.|
Rules and policies ^ back to top
House rules and tenure
Residents must participate in programme of support. No alcohol allowed on the premises. Smoking allowed in own rooms only. Licence agreement.
No access restrictions.
Until 10pm. Overnight guests with staff permission.
Weekly residents' meetings.
Volunteering and donations ^ back to top
Currently have approx 6 volunteers. Phone 01223 863657 ext 223 for further information.
Second hand items for shop. Phone 01223 863657 ext 223 for details.
Further information ^ back to top
Residents must sign off benefits, though Emmaus claim housing benefit.