NACRO - Gainsborough

Referral address

Scheoffer House
242 Woodfield Avenue

Referral phone

01522 553729

Referral email


Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

Single homeless generic service. Local connection required.

Who we cannot help

No automatic exclusions.

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

How to get a referral

Referral agencies

All referral must come through The Avenue at Lincolnshire County Council.

Referral procedure

Email the:, application can be found at the Lincolnshire County website

Length of stay

  • Minimum stay: 3 months
  • Maximum stay: 2 years

Support and accommodation

Support offered

1 full time member of staff available at off-site office Mon-Fri 9am-5pm, emergency on-call system. Visit 2-3 times per week. Keywork system with meetings at least weekly. Support plans with agreed outcomes, reviewed quarterly or as required. Staff provide advice and support around independent living skills, training and employment.

Rooms and charges

Contact project for details of room costs.

  • Flat 9
  • Shared house 3
  • Total spaces: 12


  • Furnishings: Properties fully furnished.
  • Food: %author:field_hostels_food
  • Disabled facilities: Can accommodate one wheelchair user.
  • Other facilities: Lounge, garden in shared property.

Rules and policies

House rules and tenure

Residents must engage with support offered. Smoking allowed in own rooms only. Licence agreement and assured shorthold tenancy.


Until 11pm. No overnight guests.

User participation


Further information

Public transport

Gainsborough Lea Road train station - 1 mile.

Is this page accurate?

If you work for NACRO - Gainsborough 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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