St Mungo's - Argyle Street

Referral address

64-66 Argyle Street
London
WC1H 8ER

Referral phone

020 7278 7382

Referral email

info@mungos.org

Website

http://www.mungos.org


Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

Single men with a long history of homelessness and complex needs. 11 beds available to men with a connection to LB Camden, remaining 8 beds no local connection required.

Who we cannot help

Arsonists and sex offenders.

  • Minimum age accepted: 18
  • Maximum age accepted: None

How to get a referral

Referral agencies

Accept referrals from social workers, hospitals, CPNs and other care professionals working with the target group. Applicants need to have placement funding agreed by their local authority under community care legislation.

Referral procedure

Phone 8am-10.30pm, email or write. Application form completed by prospective resident and referring agency. Require psychiatric reports and community care assessments. Applicants need to be entitled to claim housing benefit.

Length of stay

  • Minimum stay: None
  • Maximum stay: None

Support and accommodation

Support offered

8 staff, 24 hour waking cover. key worker system (5-6 residents per worker) with weekly meetings. Individual recovery oriented care plans with agreed outcomes, reviewed every 3 months. Support in accessing primary health care and more specialised mental health support through community services. Access to St Mungo's work and learning projects and Camden Pathway system.

Rooms and charges

Funding negotiated with local authority. Contact for details.

  • Single: 17
  • Total spaces: 17

Facilities

  • Furnishings: Rooms fully furnished, with washbasins.
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  • Disabled facilities: None.
  • Other facilities: Lounge, computer room, garden.

Rules and policies

House rules and tenure

Alcohol not allowed in communal areas. Smoking allowed in own bedroom and garden. Licence agreement.

Visitors

Between 9.30am-10pm. No overnight guests.

User participation

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Further information

Public transport

King's Cross tube - 5 minutes walk. Buses 10, 17, 18, 30, 46, 73, 91, 214, 259.

Volunteering

Currently have 30 volunteers. Befriending, fundraising and skills sharing activities. Phone Peter Coley on 020 8762 5500 for further information.

Donations

Clothes, food, household goods, money. Phone Tanya English on 020 8762 5500 for details.


Is this page accurate?

If you work for St Mungo's - Argyle Street 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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