Complete application form on the website and send back via e-mail/post. Alternatively fill in the referral form on the Emmaus UK website. Applicant will be contacted via phone upon receipt of application to complete a risk assessment. Applicant may then be invited up for a trial day if EVC believes they may be able to meet their needs.
Applicants are either found rough sleeping via Outreach Services or can contact Bedford housing options to arrange an assessment of their housing needs 01234 718058 or speak to the Nighshelter 01234 266085 who can signpost to our Outreach worker. Clients can come to the door if they need food, blankets and referrals can be made for them. In winter we are part of the Severe Weather provision, clients can come to the door but then have to be assessed by housing.
Phone, call in Mon-Fri 9am-5pm or email for an application form, completed by applicant/referral agency before Meet & Greet. Require proof of ID eg birth certificate, passport, universal credit/benefit claim papers, driving licence.
Night Shelter Bus Service Monday, Wednesday and Friday - 9pm - 6am Pick ups are available in Central Bedfordshire and Bedford, please call 01234 334600 (9am-5pm) or 07721127006 (after 5pm) for more details.