Cambridge Cyrenians - Jubilee Project

Referral address

4 Short Street

Referral phone

01223 712501

Referral email


Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

Single people with support needs who are ex-offenders (offences in the last 12 months/probation or community order). Must be actively seeking work, training, education or volunteering. Priority given to applicants with a local connection to Cambridge City.

Who we cannot help

No automatic exclusions. Applications considered on a case by case basis.

  • Minimum age accepted: 18
  • Maximum age accepted: 60

How to get a referral

Referral agencies

Accept referrals from any agency. All referrals go through local Allocations and Resettlement Meeting.

Referral procedure

Phone Housing Needs & Options Mon-Fri 8am-6pm for application form, completed by applicant and referral agency prior to interview. Applications via Inform only.

Length of stay

  • Minimum stay: 3 months
  • Maximum stay: 18 months

Support and accommodation

Support offered

Staff provide visiting support Mon-Fri 9am-5pm, emergency on-call system. Keywork system, monthly meetings. Action plans with agreed outcomes, reviewed monthly. Staff provide support with living skills, including budgeting and personal hygiene, and help with access to employment and training. Access to careers advice.

Rooms and charges

£12.50 per week required from those in receipt of benefits

  • Single: 10
  • Total spaces: 10


  • Furnishings: Rooms partly furnished.
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  • Disabled facilities: 5 rooms accessible to wheelchair users, kitchen and bathroom accessible.
  • Other facilities: Lounge, computer facilities, laundry.

Rules and policies

House rules and tenure

No alcohol or smoking allowed on the premises. Licence agreement. Compulsory engagement with meaningful activities to look at accessing volunteering, training or employment


Until 11pm. Must be over 18 years old. No overnight guests.

User participation


Further information

Public transport

City centre - 5 minutes walk.

Is this page accurate?

If you work for Cambridge Cyrenians - Jubilee Project 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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