St Paul's Hostel

Referral address

1 Tallow Hill

Referral phone

01905 722589

Referral email


Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

Single homeless people, including rough sleepers. No local connection required.

Who we cannot help

People with convictions for arson. Anyone who is considered to be a danger to themselves or others.

  • Minimum age accepted: 16
  • Maximum age accepted: None

How to get a referral

Referral agencies

Accept self referrals or referrals from any agency. Will accept referrals directly from prison.

Referral procedure

Phone. Background information required from referring agency. Request proof of identity.

Length of stay

  • Minimum stay: 3 months
  • Maximum stay: 2 years

Support and accommodation

Support offered

9 full time and 3 part time project staff, 3 staff on duty at all times. Residents meet regularly with a keyworker. Staff provide advice, information and support on any issue of concern to residents. Numeracy and literacy lessons on site. Life skills training.

Rooms and charges

£36pw required from residents in receipt of benefits.

  • Single: 38
  • 2 bed: 4
  • Total spaces: 46


  • Furnishings: Rooms fully furnished.
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  • Disabled facilities: Emergency call alarms.

Rules and policies

House rules and tenure

Residents expected to engage with keyworker. No alcohol or smoking allowed on the premises. Licence agreement.


In communal areas only, between 9am and 5pm. No overnight guests.

User participation


Further information

Public transport

Shrub Hill rail station - 1 minute walk.


Currently 200 volunteers, providing a wide skills base. Phone 01905 723729 for further information.


Food, clothes, household goods, money. Phone 01905 723729 for details.

Is this page accurate?

If you work for St Paul's Hostel 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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