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HARP - The Bradbury Centre

Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

Single homeless people. Priority given to those with a Southend on Sea connection.

Who we cannot help

Schedule 1 offenders/ People posing a risk to children. Sex offenders. Recent history of arson.



Minimum age accepted


Maximum age accepted


How to get a referral

Referral agencies

Accept self referrals and referrals from any agency.

Referral procedure

Visits are by appointment only while covid-19 restrictions are still in place. Call to book.

Length of stay

Minimum stay

1 Night

Maximum stay

≤ 1 Week

Support and accommodation

Support offered

Staff provide support Mon-Fri 9am-9pm and Sun 9am-5pm, night security cover 9pm-9am and Sat-Sun 5pm-9am.

Total spaces



Single ensuite rooms.

Further information

Public transport

Bus station - 2 minutes walk. Southend on Sea Central train station - 10-15 minutes walk.