Doorstep of Hull

Referral address

151 Fairfax Avenue

Referral phone

01482 345006

Referral email


Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

Single homeless people. Also some units for single parents with one child. No local connection required.

Who we cannot help

Schedule 1 offenders, known arsonists or drug dealers.

  • Minimum age accepted: 16
  • Maximum age accepted: None

How to get a referral

Referral agencies

Accept self referrals and referrals from any agency.

Referral procedure

Phone 24 hours a day - if phoning at night, will be asked to leave a daytime contact number or asked to re-contact during the next working day - or call in during office hours.

Length of stay

  • Minimum stay: -
  • Maximum stay: Varies

Support and accommodation

Support offered

13 full time staff, emergency on-call system. Keywork system with weekly meetings. Support includes help with claiming benefits, budgeting and other daily living skills. Referrals to specialist agencies as necessary, eg around drug or alcohol problems. Residents may move from communal units to self contained units during their stay.

Rooms and charges

£8pw required from residents in receipt of benefits.

  • Total spaces: 260


  • Furnishings: Rooms fully furnished.
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  • Disabled facilities: None.
  • Other facilities: Garden.

Rules and policies

House rules and tenure

No drugs or alcohol allowed on the premises. Smoking in own room only. Licence agreement.


Must leave by 11pm. Overnight guests with staff permission.

User participation


Further information

Public transport

Hull City Centre - various distances depending on which hostel is accessed.


Non perishable food, clothes, money. Phone 01482 345006 for details.

Is this page accurate?

If you work for Doorstep of Hull 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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