All referrals need to come through the MAS gateway. To be assessed for the MAS system client needs to speak with Manchester city council rough sleepers team, charities such as booth centre, barnabus, shelter, centre point and other temporary accommodations e.g. night shelters.
Phone 24 hours, call in 9am-5pm daily or write for an application form, completed by applicant and referral agency prior to interview. Require psychiatric reports, details of offending and other relevant information.