Access Community Trust - Lowestoft, Avenue Mansions

Referral address


Referral email


Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

Young single homeless people and those threatened with homelessness. No local connection required. Priority to those who have already spent some time in supported housing.

Who we cannot help

Alcohol dependant individuals. Schedule 1 offenders/ People posing a risk to children. Sex offenders. Recent history of arson.

  • Minimum age accepted: 16
  • Maximum age accepted: 21

How to get a referral

Referral agencies

Suffolk County Council homeless link only

Referral procedure

Via Suffolk County Council - apply via the homeless link. An online application will need to be submitted, then if successful an interview will be offered, contact details are taken off form to arrange a time and date. Direct access no longer permitted.

Length of stay

  • Minimum stay: None
  • Maximum stay: 2 Years

Support and accommodation

Support offered

Staff provides a key worker system, regular meetings. Advice and support around independent living skills, budgeting, cooking, accessing benefits, training Referral to specialist services if needed. Staff are available daily from 9 am -9 pm and on the phone 24/7.

Rooms and charges

  • One bedroom flat 1
  • Total spaces: 8


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  • Disabled facilities: None.

Rules and policies

User participation


Further information

Public transport

The nearest bus/train station is in the town centre a 30-minute walk. There are bus stops within a 5-minute walk from the project.


No volunteers at present, but welcome enquiries.


Household goods, money & food. Donations are accepted directly into the project

Is this page accurate?

If you work for Access Community Trust - Lowestoft, Avenue Mansions and would like to tell us about any of this information that needs updating please email the Homeless Link Information team. Please note this email address does not contact the service listed above so do not use it if you are looking for help or advice.