Peabody Trust - Digby's Court

Referral address

Digby's Court
271 - 275 Rayne Road

Referral phone

01376 552525

Referral email


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

Referral agencies

Only accept referrals from Braintree District Council.

Referral procedure

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

Support offered

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

  • Bedsit: 11
  • Flat: 3
  • Total spaces: 21


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  • Disabled facilities: 1 x wheelchair accessible 1 bedroom flat on ground floor.

Rules and policies

User participation


Further information

Public transport

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. 

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