Salvation Army - New Direction
Who is the project for?
Who do we help?
Single homeless people with support needs. Priority will be given to those with a local connection to Essex. Can accept couples in a shared room. Can accommodate two people with a dog.
Who we cannot help
Schedule 1 offenders. Sex offenders.
Minimum age accepted
Maximum age accepted
How to get a referral
Accept self referrals and referrals from any agency within the local and surrounding area.
Phone or call in daily 24 hours. Application form filled in by referring agency prior to interview. Require proof of ID and any relevant background information.
Length of stay
Support and accommodation
9 person staff team plus volunteers, 24 hour waking cover. key worker system, with weekly to monthly keywork meetings and support plans. Staff offer advice and support through a compulsory programme.
Braintree train station - 10 minutes walk. Bus station - 5 minutes walk.