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Day Centre

Catching Lives - Canterbury Open Centre


Services offered

Day centre for people who are homeless or in insecure or temporary accommodation. Referrals to emergency and longer term housing. Housing advice, including resettlement and tenancy sustainment. Mental health nurses daily. Showers, laundry, clothing, breakfast, lunch (free for rough sleepers). Care of address and free telephone use for non personal calls (i.e. regarding benefits, GP, Housing etc).

Area served

Canterbury and East Kent.

Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

Rough sleepers, homeless people and those living in temporary or insecure accommodation.

Best way to get in touch

How to contact

Drop-in or phone.

How to contact - Opening times

  • Monday: 9am - 2pm
  • Tuesday: 9am - 2pm
  • Wednesday: 9am - 2pm
  • Thursday: 9am - 2pm
  • Friday: 9am - 2pm
  • Weekends: 9am - 2pm

Accessibility

Wheelchair access

Yes - full

Adapted toilets

Yes

Further information

Public transport

Opposite Canterbury East train station, 5 minutes walk from the bus station.