St Petroc's Society - Alexandra Terrace

Referral address

Truro Resource Centre
8 City Road

Referral phone

01872 264153

Referral email


Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

Single homeless people, including those who wish to get off alcohol and street drugs. A local connection is required. Can accept people with dogs.

Who we cannot help

Schedule 1 offenders, arsonists and people with history of violence towards staff and residents.

  • Minimum age accepted: 16
  • Maximum age accepted: 65

How to get a referral

Referral agencies

Accept self referrals and referrals from any agency.

Referral procedure

Phone 01872 264153 Mon-Fri 9am-5pm to make appointment for needs and assessment interview. Require proof of ID.

Length of stay

  • Minimum stay: 1 night
  • Maximum stay: 6 months

Support and accommodation

Support offered

1 full time member of staff on-site daily 9am-5pm, emergency on-call system. Help with living skills, budgeting, obtaining benefits, health and accessing medical, psychiatric and other helping agencies. Assistance with finding employment, education and training schemes.

Rooms and charges

  • Single: 6
  • Total spaces: 6


  • Furnishings: Rooms fully furnished.
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  • Disabled facilities: None.
  • Other facilities: Lounge, garden.

Rules and policies

House rules and tenure

No alcohol allowed on the premises. Smoking allowed in own room only. Excluded licence agreement.


By prior arrangement, in communal areas only between 10am-5pm. No overnight guests.

User participation


Further information

Public transport

Truro train station a one minute walk away. Town centre a 3 minute walk.


Email for further information.


Accept clothes, bedding, food, pans and crockery, dog food, toiletries, small items of furniture in good condition, and money. Phone 01872 264153 for details.

Is this page accurate?

If you work for St Petroc's Society - Alexandra Terrace 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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