LiveWest - Bristol Foyer
2a Victoria Street
0117 927 6805
Who is the project for?
Who do we help?
Single homeless people aged 16-21 with support needs who are in/seeking training, education or employment. Applicants must have a local connection to Bristol.
Who we cannot help
No automatic exclusions.
- Minimum age accepted: 16
- Maximum age accepted: 21
How to get a referral
Referrals from the Housing Support Register only, through Bristol City Council's Single Point of Access Team.
Contact Bristol City Council Mon-Thurs 8.30am-5pm, Fri 8.30am-4.30pm.
Length of stay
- Maximum stay: 6 months
Support and accommodation
Staff provide 24 hour waking cover. Each client is allocated a support worker, weekly one to one meetings. 2 full time education, employment and training workers based at the site.
Rooms and charges
£6.93pw required from residents in receipt of benefits.
- Single: 51
- Total spaces: 51
- Furnishings: Rooms fully furnished.
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- Disabled facilities: Can accommodate 2 residents using wheelchairs, with adapted bathroom and kitchen.
- Other facilities: Activity/TV room, IT suite, media suite, IT/training suite, music suite, laundry, training kitchen.
Rules and policies
House rules and tenure
Must participate in programme of support and education. Smoking in own room and designated area only. Excluded licence agreement.
Can stay overnight with staff permission.
Bristol Temple Meads train station - 15 minutes walk.
Currently have 10 volunteers. See careers section on www.1625ip.co.uk or phone 0117 317 8800 for further information.
Money. Donations in kind accepted, please see website or phone 0117 317 8800 for details.
Is this page accurate?
If you work for LiveWest - Bristol Foyer 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.