St Mungo's - Islington Vulnerable Adults

Referral address

c/o LB Islington Referrals Co-ordinator
222 Upper Street
N1 1XR

Referral phone

020 7527 3360 or 8282 or 4656

Referral email


Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

Single homeless people with support needs, including those with mental health or substance use problems and elderly homeless people. 3 schemes are for ex-offenders, 2 male, 1 female. Rough sleeper's number required if relevant. Must have a local connection. Some schemes may accept dogs.

Who we cannot help

No automatic exclusions. Applications considered on a case by case basis.

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

How to get a referral

Referral agencies

Only accept referrals from named agencies via LB Islington Referrals Co-ordinator Team.

Referral procedure

Phone Mon-Fri 9am-5pm for initial enquiries. Application form completed by referring agency. Interview. Require risk assessment and psychiatric report if relevant. Require proof of ID.

Length of stay

  • Minimum stay: -
  • Maximum stay: 2 years

Support and accommodation

Support offered

11 full-time, 6 part time staff on a rota which provides cover Mon-Sat 9am-7pm. 4 schemes have night security cover. Emergency on-call manager. Keywork system with monthly meetings. Action plans help prepare residents for independent living. Signposting to specialist services.

Rooms and charges

£6.91-£21.93pw required from residents receiving benefits.

  • Total spaces: 90


  • Furnishings: Rooms fully furnished, with washbasins.
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  • Disabled facilities: Some schemes have aids and adaptations for people with physical disabilities.
  • Other facilities: Lounge, garden. Some projects have an IT suite.

Rules and policies

House rules and tenure

Smoking allowed in own room. Mixture of assured shorthold tenancies and excluded licences depending on project.


Varies between projects. Contact for details.

User participation


Further information


Currently have 11 volunteers. Phone 020 3540 8558 or email for further information.


Food, clothes, household goods, money. Email or phone 020 8600 3000 for details.

Is this page accurate?

If you work for St Mungo's - Islington Vulnerable Adults 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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