Who is the project for?
Who do we help?
Single homeless. Prefer applicants to have a local connection to Chelmsford/Essex generally and to those beyond.
Who we cannot help
History of arson or sex offence.
Minimum age accepted
Maximum age accepted
How to get a referral
Accept self referrals and referrals from any agency.
Complete the referral form on our website www.chesshomeless.org following 'Apply for a Bedspace'.
Length of stay
Support and accommodation
Shelter is staffed 24/7 (although 11pm - 7am is sleep-in cover for emergenices only). Staff provide advice, help with benefits, signpost to external agencies, accompany to appointments and provide individual support including regular key work sessions as appropriate.
1 of 6 is an adapted room for wheelchair users.
Chelmsford train and bus stations - 10 minutes walk.