Sanctuary Supported Living - Single Homeless

Referral address

c/o Southend Access Point
Strand House
742 South Church Road
Southend on Sea

Referral phone

0845 602 7895

Referral email


Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

Single homeless people with support needs, including people with alcohol, drugs and mental health problems. Need to sign support agreement. Priority to applicants with a local connection.

Who we cannot help

No automatic exclusions.

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

How to get a referral

Referral agencies

Accept self referrals and referrals from any agency. All referrals via Southend Access Point.

Referral procedure

Phone Southend Access Point Mon-Fri 9am-4pm. Application form filled in prior to interview. Signpost applicant to other services if they are unsuccessful.

Length of stay

  • Minimum stay: 3 months
  • Maximum stay: 2 years

Support and accommodation

Support offered

Stanier House - 5 full time staff, available daily 8am-11pm, sleep-in cover. Mallard Court - 1 member of staff based at Stanier House provides visiting support, available Mon-Fri 9am-5pm, emergency on-call system. Centurion House - staffed until 8pm 6 days a week. Keyworker system with weekly-monthly meetings. Provide support around independent living skills, including budgeting and cooking, and accessing education and employment.

Rooms and charges

Contact project for details of charges.

  • Single: 22
  • Flat: 15
  • Total spaces: 37


  • Furnishings: Flats and rooms fully furnished.
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  • Disabled facilities: Can accommodate one wheelchair user.

Rules and policies

House rules and tenure

Smoking allowed in own rooms only. Licence agreement and assured shorthold tenancy.


Between 8am-11pm daily. Overnight guests with staff permission.

User participation


Further information

Public transport

Southend East station - 7 minutes walk, Victoria train station - 10 minutes walk.

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