Beacon House Day Centre

Beacon House
24 Crouch Street
United Kingdom


Beacon House
24 Crouch Street
United Kingdom


0800 018 6328 freephone



Service offered

Drop-in service for homeless people and those living in temporary or insecure housing. Showers, laundry, clothing, toiletries. Nurse based at the centre Monday-Friday 10am-2pm. Life skills classes, including IT, CV writing, support around cooking and budgeting. Counselling. Cafe from 10-1.30, offering hot meals, IT suite, art and craft room, games and drop-in support from other agencies.

Who do we help?

Homeless people and people who are at risk of homelessness.

Area served

Colchester and surrounding areas.

How to contact

Best way to get in touch

Drop-in for health services. Phone for counselling, life skills and groupwork appointments.

Opening times

  • Monday: 10am - 2pm
  • Tuesday: 10am - 2pm
  • Wednesday: 10.30am - 2pm
  • Thursday: 10am - 2pm
  • Friday: 10am - 2pm


Adapted toilets


Wheelchair access

Yes - limited

Further information

Public transport

Very close to Colchester bus station.

Is this page accurate?

If you work for Beacon House Day Centre 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. 

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