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Salvation Army HA - The Limes

Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

Low-Mid risk hostel for Young single homeless men aged 16-25 years old. Must have a local connection.

Who we cannot help

Anyone who requires acute care and support for a severe medical or mental health condition, sex offenders and arsonists. Any person without Leave to Remain. Current drug users and alcoholics may be considered under special circumstances.



Minimum age accepted


Maximum age accepted


How to get a referral

Referral agencies

All referrals must come through the Manchester Access & Support Gateway system (MAS Gateway – Manchester City Council).

Referral procedure

The Limes has a waiting list on the MAS Gateway, when a vacancy becomes available the next persons on our waiting list is contacted for the vacant room.

Length of stay

Minimum stay


Maximum stay

3-6 Months

Support and accommodation

Support offered

5 full time and 3 part time staff, 24 hour service provided with waking night cover, 24 hour on-call system. Keywork system with regular support sessions/reviews held with clients. Support areas covers health, housing, employment/education, substance misuse, relationship building. Referral to specialist agencies as necessary. In addition a facilitated weekly Housing/Job Club is run each Wednesday; clients attend and are helped with their CVs, information on jobs, and how to apply, Universal Job Match. Clients are also supported to look at Housing Options.

Total spaces



In 2 buildings.

Further information

Public transport

Buses 50, 192 from city centre.