St Mungo's - Hackney Substance Misuse

Referral address

82 Downs Park Road
Hackney
London
E5 8NP

Referral phone

020 8985 3519

Referral email

Website

http://www.mungos.org


Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

Single homeless people with a history of substance misuse. Must no longer be using drugs or alcohol, and be willing to engage with drug & alcohol testing. Must have a local connection to LB Hackney.

Who we cannot help

No automatic exclusions.

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

How to get a referral

Referral agencies

Referrals managed by Hackney Single Homeless and Rough Sleeper Referral Panel, Hackney DAAT and community drug/alcohol services.

Referral procedure

Assessment and face to face assessment.

Length of stay

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

Support and accommodation

Support offered

Staff available Mon-Fri 9am-5.30pm, emergency on-call system. Staff provide support on a range of practical and emotional issues on a keywork basis with weekly meetings. Support plans with agreed outcomes, reviewed quarterly. Residents also have access to St Mungo's Broadway's specialist work and learning team, welfare rights worker, money advice and a befriending scheme.

Rooms and charges

£10-£20pw approx required from residents receiving benefits.

  • Single: 22
  • Flat: 2
  • Total spaces: 24

Facilities

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

Rules and policies

House rules and tenure

Must participate in support plan. Smoking allowed in own bedroom. Residents tested for drug/alcohol use. Licence agreement.

Visitors

No restrictions. Can stay overnight with staff permission.

User participation

%author:field_user_participation


Further information


Is this page accurate?

If you work for St Mungo's - Hackney Substance Misuse 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. 

Other services nearby