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Jimmy's Cambridge - 451: Controlled Drinkers' Project

Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

Single people with alcohol issues and agreed recovery treatment plan. Must have a local connection to the area. Can accept people with dogs.



Minimum age accepted


Maximum age accepted


How to get a referral

Referral agencies

Accept referrals from any agency. All referrals via allocations and resettlement meeting.

Referral procedure

Phone 9am-5pm. Interview and regular visits prior to uptake of accommodation. Need NI number for housing benefits claim.

Length of stay

Minimum stay

3-6 Months

Maximum stay

2 Years

Support and accommodation

Support offered

Full time staff on-site 7am-11pm, sleep-in cover. Keywork system (2 residents per worker), keywork meetings at least every 2 weeks. Staff provide support to minimise harm caused by drinking and provide help with controlling drinking towards recovery, signposting to treatment providers, money management, life skills.

Total spaces


Further information

Public transport

Buses stop directly outside project.