Rooftop Housing Group - Gloucester

Referral address

Gloucester City Council-Housing Options & Homeless
Herbert Warehouse
Gloucester Docks

Referral phone

01452 396396

Referral email


Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

Young single homeless people aged 16-15 with support needs. A local connection or reconnection must be established through the 16+ Start process before a referral can be made.

Who we cannot help

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

  • Minimum age accepted: 16
  • Maximum age accepted: 25

How to get a referral

Referral agencies

Only accept referrals from Gloucestershire 16+ Start Process, funding through Supporting People Gloucestershire County Council.

Referral procedure

Phone Gloucester Gateway for referral from. Interview.

Length of stay

  • Minimum stay: 1-3 Months
  • Maximum stay: 6 months - 1 Year

Support and accommodation

Support offered

Staff available 24 hours daily, sleep-in cover. Compulsory keywork system (7-8 residents per key worker), keywork meetings twice weekly. Level of support varies according to individual need. Action plans with agreed outcomes, reviewed monthly. Staff help with life skills, including cooking, benefits and hygiene, education and training. Referrals and signposting to relevant agencies.

Rooms and charges

  • Single: 48
  • Total spaces: 48


  • Food: %author:field_hostels_food
  • Disabled facilities: 1 room at Lydney is accessible to wheelchair users.

Rules and policies

User participation


Further information

Public transport

Gloucester train station - 10 minutes walk.


Currently have 3 volunteers, help with befriending and running workshops. Phone Pete Stock on 01386 420800 for further information.

Is this page accurate?

If you work for Rooftop Housing Group - Gloucester 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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