Phone 01253 294477 Mon-Fri 9am-5pm, or 01253 291038 at other times. Queue at nightshelter door (located beside St John's Church opposite Winter Gardens, Church Street) at 7pm. A brief interview is carried out on admission.
There are various referral methods,
If via CSC and under 18 usually referred by the ART team, if via the council or agency or direct then an application form is needed to be filled out.
An appointment is then made to come in, an assessment takes place which looks at history of the young person, support needs, risks. Then we will ask for background information from all relevant connected agencies. A decision will then be made if we can support the young person.