day centres and hostels
Guildford Number Five Project
3-5 York Road
Who the project is for ^ back to top
Single homeless people. Those with a local connection are prioritised.
Will not accept
No automatic exclusions.
How to get in ^ back to top
Accept self referrals and referrals from any agency.
Phone Guildford Homeless Outreach Support Team on 01483 302495 before 6.30pm daily for availability. After 6.30pm, call Number Five on 01483 303646.
No waiting list.
Staffing and support ^ back to top
5 full time staff plus volunteers. Keyworker system. Staff provide support, including benefits advice, help with identifying and securing move-on options.
Homeless outreach support team sessions.
Access to move-on
No direct nominations, but staff offer advice and help with identifying and securing move-on options.
Accommodation ^ back to top
16 Including 2 spaces for women.
2 bed: 4
3 bed: 2
£7pw required from residents in receipt of benefits.
|Furnishings||Rooms uncarpeted, have basic furniture.|
|Food||Breakfast and evening meal provided.|
Rules and policies ^ back to top
House rules and tenure
No alcohol or smoking allowed on the premises. Written conditions of residence.
Must book in by 6pm (and can then remain out until 10.30pm). Must be out by 10am in the morning.
Monthly residents' meetings. Suggestion box. Feedback forms.
Further information ^ back to top
The maximum length of stay can be extended depending on individual cases and/or move-on.
London Road train station - 5 minutes walk.