Cambridge Cyrenians - Long Stay Accommodation

Referral address

4 Short Street

Referral phone

01223 712502

Referral email


Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

Older single homeless people in need of a long term support. Applicants must have a local connection.

Who we cannot help

No automatic exclusions.

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

How to get a referral

Referral agencies

Accept referrals from any agency, but referrals are made online via Inform on Salesforce so agencies will need to contact an agency with access to this, such as Cambridge City Council or the Street Outreach Team.

Referral procedure

Local connection policy is in operation within the City, as well as an agreed pathways for housing routes, initial priority given to those clients housed within Jimmy’s an exception request must be submitted to the City for applicants wishing to apply for housing outside of the agreed pathway. Referrals only accepted via Inform. Existing residents are involved in decision

Length of stay

  • Minimum stay: None
  • Maximum stay: None

Support and accommodation

Support offered

1 full time member of staff and 2 volunteers, available 9am-11am and 4pm-7pm daily, live-in volunteers, emergency on-call system. Keyworker system. Support plans with agreed outcomes, reviewed every 6 months.

Rooms and charges

£35.25pw required from residents receiving benefits.

  • Single: 8
  • Total spaces: 8


  • Furnishings: Rooms fully furnished.
  • Disabled facilities: 2 bedrooms on ground floor. Level access shower.

Rules and policies

House rules and tenure

No alcohol allowed on the premises. Smoking in bedrooms and garden only. Licence agreement.


Between 9am-10.30pm. No overnight guests.

Further information

Public transport

Bus station - 15 minutes walk.


Currently have 12 volunteers. Help with activity projects including allotment. Volunteer supporters can live in. Phone 01223 712501 or email for further information.


Money. Phone 01223 712501 or email for details.

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