Sanctuary Night Shelter (Rushden)

Referral address

c/o Sanctuary Project
Rushden Full Gospel Church
60 High Street South
NN10 0QX

Referral phone

01933 353946

Referral email


Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

Single homeless people, including ex-offenders and people with alcohol, drug or mental health problems. Must be willing to engage with support offered. Priority given to those with a local connection to East Northamptonshire.

Who we cannot help

May not accept arsonists and sex offenders.

  • Minimum age accepted: 18
  • Maximum age accepted: 65

How to get a referral

Referral agencies

Accept self referrals and referrals from any agency.

Referral procedure

Phone Mon-Fri 9am-4pm.

Length of stay

  • Minimum stay: 1 night
  • Maximum stay: 3 months

Support and accommodation

Support offered

2 members of staff Monday to Friday 9am - 2.30pm Support: Sign posting to other agencies and support to find more permanent accommodation. 2 Voluntary staff from 6pm - 9am.

Rooms and charges

Service charge of £2.50 a day.

  • Single: 2
  • 2 bed: 2
  • Total spaces: 6


  • Furnishings: Basic furnishings.
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  • Disabled facilities: Wheelchair access to premises, but no special adaptations.
  • Other facilities: TV lounge, smoking area, garden.

Rules and policies

House rules and tenure

No alcohol allowed on the premises. Smoking allowed in designated area only. Written rules.


Not allowed. May allow visitors with staff permission in emergency.

User participation


Further information

Public transport

49/50 from Kettering or Bedford stops outside Church. X46/47 stops at Spinney Hill a short walk away.


Applications on request.


Non perishable foods only accepted.

Is this page accurate?

If you work for Sanctuary Night Shelter (Rushden) 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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