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Day Centre

First Stop Centre

Services offered

Day centre for people in need, including homeless people, ex-offenders, unemployed people and single parents. Showers, low cost breakfast and lunch. Signposting to emergency and longer term housing. Pre-tenancy, resettlement and tenancy sustainment support. Basic skills, ESOL, IT classes. Support around job search, CV writing and interview techniques. Benefits advice. Counselling.

Area served

Mid Essex.

Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

People in need, including homeless people, unemployed people, ex-offenders and single parents.

Best way to get in touch

How to contact

Drop-in, phone or contact for an appointment.

How to contact - Opening times

  • Monday: 10.30am - 1.30pm
  • Tuesday: 10.30am - 1.30pm
  • Wednesday: Closed
  • Thursday: 10.30am - 1.30pm
  • Friday: 10.30am - 1.30pm


Wheelchair access


Adapted toilets


Further information

Public transport

Town centre location.