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SHAP - Westhead Avenue

Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

Single homeless people in housing need requiring short term housing related support. No local connection required.

Who we cannot help

No automatic exclusions. Applications considered on a case by case basis.



Minimum age accepted


Maximum age accepted


How to get a referral

Referral agencies

Accept self referrals and referrals from any agency.

Referral procedure

Phone for application form or write to SHAP Ltd, Lakeside Building, Alexandra Park, Prescot Road, St Helens WA10 3TT.

Length of stay

Minimum stay


Maximum stay

2 Years

Support and accommodation

Support offered

2 full-time staff available Mon-Fri 9am-5pm, emergency on-call system. key worker system (10-15 residents per worker) weekly meetings.

Total spaces


Further information

Public transport

Kirkby train station nearby.