Peabody Trust - Digby's Court
Braintree District Council
Who is the project for?
Who do we help?
Single homeless people and homeless families who are being assessed by Braintree District Council as to whether they have a duty to house them. All applicants must have a local connection. Can accept couples.
Who we cannot help
No automatic exclusions.
- Minimum age accepted: 18
- Maximum age accepted: None
How to get a referral
Only accept referrals from Braintree District Council.
The Council's Housing Service is open Mon-Thurs 9am-5.30, Fri 9am-5pm. Application form, interview and risk assessment. Council will require proof of ID.
Length of stay
- Minimum stay: 1 night
Support and accommodation
Staff available on site Monday – Friday between 8am and 7pm. Out of hours emergency on-call system. Key worker system with support meetings. Provide advice and support around move on accommodation, money management and signposting to specialist agencies.
Rooms and charges
Bedsits £11.79, Flats vary depending on size
- Bedsit: 11
- Flat: 3
- Total spaces: 21
- Furnishings: Flats and bedsits fully furnished.
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- Disabled facilities: 1 x wheelchair accessible 1 bedroom flat on ground floor.
- Other facilities: Garden, laundry room.
Rules and policies
House rules and tenure
8am - 10pm. No overnight guests.
Train station - 15 mins walk.
Is this page accurate?
If you work for Peabody Trust - Digby's Court 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.