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Solo Housing - The Old Post Office Maltings

Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

Single homeless people with support needs e.g. ex-offenders or people with mental health or substance misuse issues. No local connection required. No pets accepted.

Who we cannot help

All categories except History of Arson are accepted subject to results of a risk assessment. Only provide low to medium support needs.



Minimum age accepted


Maximum age accepted


How to get a referral

Referral agencies


Referral procedure

Currently referrals only through South Norfolk Council. Please contact SNC in first instance

Length of stay

Minimum stay

3-6 Months

Maximum stay

2 Years

Support and accommodation

Support offered

Three full time staff on-site at hostel 8am-5pm 5 days a week. 24 hour emergency on call system. Keywork (5-9 residents per key worker), meetings weekly-fortnightly. Action plans with outcomes reviewed every six months. Staff offer support around economic well-being, health, offending behaviour, substance misuse, leisure activities, accessing employment, education and training.

Total spaces



Thirteen hostel rooms.

Further information

Public transport

Diss train station within 10 minutes walk.Bus station 30 mins.