Bournemouth Churches HA - St Paul's Hostel

Referral address

c/o Bournemouth SP Hub
Town Hall
St Stephen's Road
Bournemouth
BH2 6LL

Referral phone

01202 451265

Referral email

sp.hub@bournemouth.gov.uk

Website

http://www.bournemouth.gov.uk


Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

Single homeless people with complex needs and a local connection to Bournemouth. Those without a local connection can only stay if local authority grant temporary permission. Short stay agreement up to 6th months, and can be extended, Can accept 2 couples. Can accept people with dogs.

Who we cannot help

No automatic exclusions.

  • Minimum age accepted: 18
  • Maximum age accepted: None

How to get a referral

Referral agencies

All referrals via Bournemouth Borough Council Supporting People Hub.

Referral procedure

Must re-book and pay for room before 11am each day.

Length of stay

  • Minimum stay: 1 night
  • Maximum stay: 6 months

Support and accommodation

Support offered

24 hour waking cover. Keywork system for residents staying longer than one week, meetings as required. Action plans with agreed outcomes, reviewed as necessary. Staff provide advice and support around accommodation, addictions, health and life skills.

Rooms and charges

Service charge payable weekly £28.88.

  • Single: 36
  • Double: 4
  • Total spaces: 40

Facilities

  • Furnishings: Rooms fully furnished, 10 with ensuite facilities.
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  • Disabled facilities: 2 rooms accessible to wheelchair users. Adapted toilet and shower.
  • Other facilities: Lounge, internet access, laundry, access to day centre facilities.

Rules and policies

House rules and tenure

St Paul's is a supported accommodation working with complex needs clients. Residents have licence agreements stating the rules of stay. Smoking in permitted in the bedrooms only. As part of licence agreement residents should engage in activities helping them gain skills for move on.

Visitors

Not allowed.

User participation

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Further information

Public transport

Bournemouth train and bus station - 3 minutes walk.

Volunteering

See www.bcha.org.uk for details of volunteering opportunities within the BCHA Group.

Donations

Clothes, toiletries, books, DVDs. Phone 01202 587160 for details.


Is this page accurate?

If you work for Bournemouth Churches HA - St Paul's Hostel 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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