The Bridge - Homelessness to Hope
43 Melton Street
Public phone: 0116 222 1161
Website URL: http://www.bridgeleicester.org
Service offered: The Bridge provides a space for people to wash and dry their clothing, shower, access WIFI, get clothes and toiletries as well as eat a hot meal whilst socialising with others. Our caseworkers also support our guests and give advice with the following: Housing Applications / Benefit Applications / EU Settlement Scheme (EUSS) Applications. Connecting with a GP or Dentist. Job Applications/Writing a CV. Accessing Mental Health and Wellbeing Support. Accessing One-to-One Mentoring (The Lighthouse Project). Our mentoring service provides both face-to-face support to those facing social isolation but also a telephone support for those who are isolated in their homes and struggle with leaving or accessing services in person. Mentoring is provided for 3-6months.
Target group: People sleeping rough, hostel residents and those who are vulnerably housed.
Area served: Leicester City.
How to contact: Please phone (0116 222 1161) or email (firstname.lastname@example.org) us for further information
Monday: 10am – 2 pm
Tuesday: 10am – 2 pm
Thursday: 10am – 2 pm
Friday: 10am – 2 pm
Office Hours: Mon/Tues/Thurs/Fri 8 am – 4 pm
Wheelchair access: No
Accessible toilets: No
Languages other than English: French, Hindi and Polish.
Charity number: 1131922
Year established: 2009
Staffing: 70 volunteers.
Public transport: N/A
Record last checked: 04 August 2021