Salvation Army - Devonport House
24 Park Avenue
Who is the project for?
Who do we help?
Single men and women. Local connections required. Must be in receipt of/or applied for benefits. Dogs may be accepted, once risk assessment complete.
Who we cannot help
We can not accept serious sex offenders or arsonists. We are also unable to accept siblings, relatives or partners of current residents. If there has been any violence against a staff member or another resident, then a discussion with management would be required prior to any decision.
- Minimum age accepted: 18
- Maximum age accepted: None
How to get a referral
Referrals need to go through the A2A (Access to Accommodation).
All referrals come through the A2A. We are only able to take direct referrals from the hospital discharge team or the rough sleepers team.
Length of stay
- Minimum stay: 1 night
- Maximum stay: 2 years
Support and accommodation
8 full time support workers. 1 part time support worker, 5 ASW's 2 programme Coordinators 4 night support staff along with admin, kitchen and cleaning staff.
Rooms and charges
Personal charge of £33.09 per week.
- Single: 60
- Total spaces: 60
- Furnishings: Fully furnished rooms with wash basin.
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- Disabled facilities: Ramp to front of building and lift to all floors.
- Other facilities: 2 lounges, Workshop, Wifi, and Workshop.
Rules and policies
House rules and tenure
Must participate in support. Must sign and abide by the licence agreement.
Visitors allowed in ground floor communal areas between 9am and 4pm no visitors after 4pm and no overnight guests.
There is a bus stop outside the front of the building.
If anyone wishes to volunteer, they can contact the centre on 01752 562170 and ask for Debbie King. We also have a list of relief staff, if anyone would like to apply to become relief staff please contact Debbie King and ask for the relief staff application form.
Any donations please call 01752 562170 and ask for Everton Farmer.
Is this page accurate?
If you work for Salvation Army - Devonport House 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.