St Mungo's - Westminster General SIH

Referral address

The Basement
17 Shirland Road
W9 2JD

Referral phone

020 7266 6130

Referral email


Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

Single homeless people with additional support needs, including substance use, mental health, physical health, life skills and employment and training. Priority to those with a connection to Westminster. Can accept 1 person with a dog at 2 projects. No maximum age at project for men over 50.

Who we cannot help

People with a recent history of violence or harassment. Clients who present a risk that the project is not equipped to manage.

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

How to get a referral

Referral agencies

Referrals accepted from agencies in the Westminster Rough Sleepers Pathway.

Referral procedure

Phone Mon-Fri 9am-5pm or write. Application form completed by applicant and referring agency. Interview. Require proof of ID, eg passport, benefit documents.

Length of stay

  • Minimum stay: 1 month
  • Maximum stay: 2 years

Support and accommodation

Support offered

Staff based on site in three projects. Staff work on a 7 day rota and visit all projects regularly, emergency on-call. Keywork system with monthly meetings or more depending on need. Joint action plans with agreed outcomes, reviewed quarterly. Action plans include goals around employment and training, substance use, resettlement and independent living skills. Access to St Mungo's work and learning projects.

Rooms and charges

£8.80-£9.40pw required from residents receiving benefits.

  • Total spaces: 64


  • Furnishings: Rooms fully furnished, with washbasins.
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  • Disabled facilities: None.

Rules and policies

House rules and tenure

No alcohol or smoking in communal areas. Assured shorthold tenancy.


9am-11pm. Overnight guests with staff permission.

User participation


Further information

Public transport

Office: Warwick Avenue tube station - 3 minutes walk. Buses 18, 36.


Currently have 1 volunteer, helps with garden. Phone Head office on 020 8762 5500 for further information.


Food, clothes, money. Phone 020 7266 6130 or 020 3375 8195 for details.

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