Basildon Community Resource Centre
1 The Gore
Public phone: 01268 450040 and 01268 450041
Website URL: http://basildoncrc.weebly.com
Service offered: Range of services for homeless people, those on low incomes, retired, and unwaged people. Lettings agency. Help with form filling online and hardcopy . Loans of smart clothes for job interviews. Community print service. Welfare rights and housing advice. Emergency food parcel scheme which can be accessed by referral from any local statutory or charity agency by means of letter of referral only . Accepts long life food donations and toiletries only. Contact centre for more info.
Target group: Homeless people, low waged and unwaged people, retired people and those with poor health.
Area served: Basildon, Billericay, Laindon and Wickford, the whole of the Basildon Borough.
How to contact: Drop-in (Limited during coronavirus pandemic. Please check website for up to date information), phone or email.
Monday: 10am until 2pm (Drop In) / 9am until 5pm (Phone)
Tuesday: 10am until 2pm (Drop In) / 9am until 5pm (Phone)
Wednesday: 10am until 2pm (Drop In) / 9am until 5pm (Phone)
Thursday: 10am until 2pm (Drop In) / 9am until 5pm (Phone)
Friday: 10am until 2pm (Drop In) / 9am until 5pm (Phone)
Office Hours: Monday - Friday 9am - 5pm
Wheelchair access: Yes - limited
Accessible toilets: Yes
Access notes: Ramped entrance to ground floor. Induction loop available.
Languages other than English: Italian.
Charity number: 1082442
Year established: 1983
Staffing: 2 full time, 3 part time staff + 4 volunteers.
Public transport: Basildon train and bus stations - 8 minutes walk.
Record last checked: 20 January 2021