St Matthew's Centre

Referral address

Cemetery Road
WF13 2SE

Referral phone

01924 466440

Referral email


Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

Single homeless people with support needs. Prioritise applicants with a local connection to Kirklees.

Who we cannot help

People with convictions for arson.

  • 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-5pm or download application form from website (post back to address above rather than that given on form). Background information checked prior to interview. Needs and risk assessments.

Length of stay

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

Support and accommodation

Support offered

Staff are based on-site Mon-Fri 8.30am-4.30pm. Each resident receives about 4 hours support per week. Support plans cover maintaining a tenancy, independent living skills and accessing other services. Use Homeless Outcomes Star to identify support need and achieve objectives.

Rooms and charges

There is no weekly personal charge.

  • Studio: 12
  • Total spaces: 12


  • Furnishings: Rooms fully furnished.
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  • Disabled facilities: Can accommodate one wheelchair user.

Rules and policies

House rules and tenure

Alcohol and smoking allowed in own rooms only. Must attend support meetings and residents' meetings. Assured shorthold tenancy.


Overnight guests with staff permission, maximum 3 nights per week.

User participation


Further information

Public transport

Dewsbury train and bus stations - 15 minutes walk.

Is this page accurate?

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