90-91 East Hill
Public phone: 01206 761960 / 0800 018 6328 freephone
Service offered: Drop-in service for homeless people and those living in temporary or insecure housing. Showers, laundry, clothing, toiletries. Nurse based at the centre Monday-Friday 10am-2pm. Life skills classes, including IT, CV writing, support around cooking and budgeting. Counselling. Cafe from 10-1.30, offering hot meals, IT suite, art and craft room, games and drop-in support from other agencies.
Target group: Homeless people and people who are at risk of homelessness.
Area served: Colchester and surrounding areas.
How to contact: Drop-in for health services. Phone for counselling, life skills and groupwork appointments.
Monday: 10am - 2pm
Tuesday: 10am - 2pm
Wednesday: 10am - 2pm
Thursday: 10am - 2pm
Friday: 10am - 2pm
Weekends: 10am-1pm Alternating Saturdays
Wheelchair access: Yes - limited
Accessible toilets: Yes
Access notes: Access for wheelchair users at the rear.
Languages other than English: Language Line.
Charity number: 1055109
Year established: 1996
Staffing: Part time staff + volunteers.
Public transport: Very close to Colchester bus station.
Record last checked: 28 September 2016