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Salvation Army - Booth Centre (Southampton)

Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

Single homeless people. Can accept 3 couples. Must have a local connection to Southampton.

Who we cannot help

No Automatic Exclusions.



Minimum age accepted


How to get a referral

Referral agencies

Only accept referrals from the Street Homeless Prevention Team.

Referral procedure

The Booth Centre receives referrals from Southampton City Council, and it is not a direct access hostel. The candidate is offered an interview containing needs and risks assessment.

Length of stay

Minimum stay

≤ 1 Month

Maximum stay

2 Years

Support and accommodation

Support offered

14 full time staff, 24 hour waking cover. Compulsory keywork system, with weekly meetings. Development and progress reviews every 3 months. Staff provide support around independent living skills.

Total spaces



In 9 clusters including 3 rooms for couples.

Further information

Public transport

Local buses within 300 meters Train station 1 mile.