Big Issue Foundation - Bristol
Unit 1 York Court
Upper York Street
Public phone: 0117 916 6593 general & editorial/ 0117 942 7556 / 0117 942 8538
Website URL: http://www.bigissue.com
Service offered: Self-help option for homeless people who wish to secure an income through selling the Big Issue magazine. Support offered to vendors includes information, advice and guidance on housing and resettlement, mental health, substance misuse and welfare benefits. Basic IT skills course. Workshops for vendors and other homeless people including creative writing, alternative therapies, art etc.
Target group: Homeless people, including those in temporary accommodation.
Area served: Bristol, Bath and Bournemouth.
How to contact: Call in or phone.
Monday: 9am - 5pm
Tuesday: 9am - 5pm
Wednesday: 9am - 5pm
Thursday: 9am - 5pm
Friday: 9am - 5pm
Weekends: Saturday 9am - 2pm
Wheelchair access: No
Accessible toilets: No
Access notes: Head Office only - parking, ramped entrance. Lifts.
Languages other than English:
Charity number: 1049077
Year established: 1994
Staffing: 2 full time + 11 volunteers.
Public transport: City centre location, near bus station.
Record last checked: 14 July 2017