1 East Road
Who is the project for?
Who do we help?
Single homeless people. No local connection required. Can accept people with dogs. Priority given to rough sleepers
Who we cannot help
No automatic exclusions. Applications considered on a case by case basis.
- Minimum age accepted: 18
- Maximum age accepted: 65
How to get a referral
Accept self-referrals and referrals from local Partner agencies.
Contact in person at any time between 8.00am and 9.30pm. Pre-entry brief assessment. Require NI number for housing benefit claim. If No Recourse to Public Funds, can remain in the service for 14 days
Length of stay
- Minimum stay: 1 night
- Maximum stay: 28 days
Support and accommodation
30 staff, 215 volunteers. Weekly keywork sessions. Staff provide assistance with benefits claims, resettlement programme, support to access health care, support with drug and alcohol issues.
Rooms and charges
£10pw required from residents in receipt of benefits.
- single: 18
- double: 2
- Total spaces: 22
- Furnishings: Ensuite rooms have basic furniture, including lockers.
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- Disabled facilities: One room is fully accessible.
- Other facilities: Lounge, dining area, computers, arts and training room, courtyard.
Rules and policies
House rules and tenure
No smoking allowed on premises. Must engage in at least 3 activities weekly. Licence agreement, renewable daily.
Cambridge Train Station 0.6 miles Drummer Street bus Station 0.25 miles
Currently 185 volunteers, help with meals, reception, admin, art classes, life skills groups, fundraising. Phone 0845 680 6085 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for further information.
Food, toiletries, arts & crafts materials, money. Phone 01223 576085 or email email@example.com for details.
Is this page accurate?
If you work for Jimmy's Cambridge 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.