Hope 4 Havering Shelter

Referral address

Sennen Cottage
Ockendon Road
Upminster
RM14 2DN

Referral phone

1708433997

Referral email

contact@hope4havering.org

Website

http://www.hope4havering.org


Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

Homeless people with a connection to LB Havering. Can accept couples, must sleep separately.

Who we cannot help

Sex offenders, arsonists, people with a history of extreme violence.

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

How to get a referral

Referral agencies

Accept self referrals and referrals from any agency. Will accept referrals from prison and probation.

Referral procedure

Referral via the Homeless Team at the PASC Centre, Liberty Shopping Centre, Romford, RM1 3RL (Opposite Holland & Barrett) Telephone 01708433997

Length of stay

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

Support and accommodation

Support offered

4-6 volunteers on site each night. Key work sessions. Provide help with benefits, housing advice, budgeting, jobs. Referrals to specialist agencies.

Rooms and charges

Each resident signs a license agreement if on benefits and claims housing benefits. Working people pay directly. We also take people with no recourse to public funds.

  • Dormitory: 1
  • Total spaces: 20

Facilities

  • Furnishings: Sleeping bags/mats.
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  • Disabled facilities: Some locations have accessible toilets and ramps.
  • Other facilities: Some church halls may have facilities such as TV, smoking area.

Rules and policies

House rules and tenure

No drugs or alcohol allowed on the premises. Smoking allowed in designated areas only.

Visitors

Allowed with prior approval of team leader, must leave by 10.15pm.

User participation

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Further information

Public transport

Office - Romford train station. Buses to Romford Market.

Volunteering

Currently have 100 volunteers, help with admin, befriending, art classes, sport, cycling, writing CVs. Phone 01708755321 for further information.

Donations

Food, clothes, household goods, money.


Is this page accurate?

If you work for Hope 4 Havering Shelter 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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