If you are over 18 and experiencing homelessness or are at risk of becoming homeless there is support and advice available at the Homeless Day Services. This is part of the integrated recovery service in Portsmouth, which is run by the Society of St James (SSJ).
At the Homeless Day Services you can access:
- Laundry facilities
- A basic breakfast Monday - Friday 8.30am - 10.30am & Saturday/Sunday 9am - 11am
- A programme of group activities like cooking and budgeting Monday - Friday 2pm - 4pm
- Support with things like benefit claims, referrals into the Housing Panel if appropriate and access to healthcare services and substance misuse recovery treatment
The Homeless Day Services are at 24 Kingston Road, PO1 5RZ and are open 7 days a week.
Monday - Friday 8.30am - 1pm: Open Access
Monday - Friday 2pm-4pm: Appointments
Saturday and Sunday 9am - 12pm: Open Access
Contact the Homeless Day Services on:
firstname.lastname@example.org / 023 9288 2689
If you are concerned about someone you think is sleeping rough, get in touch with StreetLink and provide some details so that local agencies can try to connect the person sleeping rough with the available help.