The Leonard Stocks Centre

Referral address

c/o Housing Options Team
Town Hall
Castle Circus

Referral phone

01803 208723

Referral email


Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

Single homeless people. Must have a local connection to Torquay, Brixham or Paignton.

Who we cannot help

No automatic exclusions. Applications considered on a case by case basis.

  • Minimum age accepted: 18
  • Maximum age accepted: 99

How to get a referral

Referral agencies

Only accept referrals from Housing Options Team.

Referral procedure

Phone Sat-Thurs 8.30am-5.30pm, Fri 8.30am-5pm. Out of hours street homeless people phone 01803 524519. Application form completed at interview. Require background information, proof of identity and income.

Length of stay

  • Minimum stay: 1 night
  • Maximum stay: 13 weeks

Support and accommodation

Support offered

13 full time staff, 24 hour waking cover. Residents meet weekly with a keyworker. Staff provide general support and information.

Rooms and charges

£9.87pw required from residents in receipt of benefits.

  • Single: 24
  • Total spaces: 24


  • Furnishings: Rooms have basic furnishings.
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  • Disabled facilities: 3 rooms accessible to wheelchair users.

Rules and policies

House rules and tenure

No alcohol or smoking allowed on the premises. Licence agreement.


Not allowed.

User participation


Further information

Public transport

Torquay train station - 15 minutes walk. Buses 2, 12, 23, 24, 25, 31, 32, 149, X10.

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