Centrepoint - Berwick Street

Referral address

25 Berwick Street

Referral phone

020 7423 6839

Referral email




Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

Young single homeless people aged 16-25 who are vulnerable and at risk with medium-high support needs. A local connection is required.

Who we cannot help

Over 25s and any one without a local connection. No automatic exclusions otherwise, referrals considered on a case by case basis.

  • Minimum age accepted: 16
  • Maximum age accepted: 25

How to get a referral

Referral agencies

Westminster Young Persons Pathway, New Horizons, Connections, Statutory referrals prioritised.

Referral procedure

Phone 24 hours daily for information. Interview. Require proof of ID.

Length of stay

  • Minimum stay: 3 months
  • Maximum stay: 1 year

Support and accommodation

Support offered

6 staff, 24 hour waking cover, 2-3 staff on duty at any one time. Keywork system with meetings at least fortnightly. Residents encouraged to access support from Centrepoint's health and learning teams, who offer life skills programmes, counselling, healthy living sessions, IT training and workwise programmes.

Rooms and charges

‚£12.37pw required from residents in receipt of benefits. Under 18s supported by Children's Services pay ‚£5pw.

  • Single: 16
  • Total spaces: 16


  • Furnishings: Rooms fully furnished, with ensuite wetroom.
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  • Disabled facilities: Accessible toilet on ground floor.
  • Other facilities: Lounge with TV, learning room with computers, table tennis, table football.

Rules and policies

House rules and tenure

No alcohol on premises. No smoking in communal areas. Three bedsits are non-smoking. Licence agreement.


Daily 10am-11pm. Overnight guests 3 nights per week if agreed, must be booked in with staff by 6pm.

User participation


Further information

Public transport

Tottenham Court Rd, Oxford Circus, Leicester Sq, Piccadilly Circus tubes - 5 minutes walk.


Centrepoint has an established volunteering and mentoring programme. Phone head office on 0845 466 3400 or email volunteering@centrepoint.org.uk for further information.


Food, clothes, household goods, books, money - phone 020 423 6839 for details.

Is this page accurate?

If you work for Centrepoint - Berwick Street 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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