Salvation Army - Southwark Young People Service (SYPS)

Referral address

The Salvation Army - Springfield Lodge
1 Gove Hill Road
Greater London

Referral email


Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

Single young people who are experiencing homelessness; the young people may be leaving care or have been assessed as being homeless by Southwark Council. Young people who access the service must be between 16 and 25 years of age.

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

How to get a referral

Referral agencies

Southwark Council

Referral procedure

Young People may access the services offered by referral through Southwark Council only. Southwark Council has the priority over 100% of our occupancy totalling 83 accommodation-based units and floating support for up to 92 young people. All referrals come into the “one-front-door” which consists of three agencies; Southwark Council, The Salvation Army and OASIS Community Housing. Referrals will then be sent to the most appropriate service.

Length of stay

  • Minimum stay: 1 Night
  • Maximum stay: 2 Years

Support and accommodation

Support offered

24 hour support available.

Rooms and charges

  • En-suite, shared kitchen 25
  • Studio flat 20
  • Shared kitchen, bathroom 40
  • Total spaces: 82


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Rules and policies

User participation


Further information

Public transport

10 minute walk from Denmark Hill station. Bus routes 40, 45, 176, 185 stop at the end of the road.

Is this page accurate?

If you work for Salvation Army - Southwark Young People Service (SYPS) 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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