Sapphire Independent Housing - Hackett House

Referral address

12 Kingsgate Road

Referral phone

020 7692 2785

Referral email


Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

Single homeless people with drug or alcohol problems who have completed detox or rehab and wish to live in an alcohol and drug free environment (ideally with a 3 month period).Those with a local connection to LB Camden are given priority.

Who we cannot help

Those currently using drugs and/or alcohol. Arsonists.

  • Minimum age accepted: 19
  • Maximum age accepted: 65

How to get a referral

Referral agencies

Priority to services within the Camden Hostels Pathway. In circumstances where they are unable to fill a void it may be offered to other Camden based organisations or individuals with a Camden connection.

Referral procedure

Application form completed by applicant and referring agency. Interview. Must have proof of ID.

Length of stay

  • Minimum stay: 6 months
  • Maximum stay: 2 years

Support and accommodation

Support offered

1 member of staff available at project weekdays 9am-5pm, plus some weekends and evenings. Emergency support available from Irish Centre. Staff work with residents to develop alternatives to drinking and address issues of physical health, welfare benefits, money management, life skills, employment and training.

Rooms and charges

£14pw required from residents in receipt of benefits.

  • Single: 7
  • Total spaces: 7


  • Furnishings: Rooms fully furnished.
  • Food: %author:field_hostels_food
  • Disabled facilities: None.

Rules and policies

House rules and tenure

No alcohol allowed. If relapse must leave, but priority access to other ICH accommodation. May return to project when alcohol free. Licence agreement.


Can stay overnight with staff permission.

User participation


Further information

Public transport

West Hampstead and Kilburn Park tubes - 10 minutes walk. Buses 16, 328.

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