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Salvation Army - Crossroads

Referral address

Empress Street


01254 389157


01254 389637


Who the project is for ^ back to top

Target group

Young single homeless people at risk aged 16-25. Priority given to applicants with a local connection to Hyndburn Borough Council area.

Will not accept

Serious offenders, people with a history of arson.


How to get in ^ back to top

Referral agencies

Accept self referrals and referrals from any agency.

Referral procedure

Require proof of identity if possible. Applicant must attend interview at Crossroads to assess risks and agree that staff can seek relevant background information from partner agencies to ensure meaningful support can be offered.

Waiting list

No waiting list. Flats: operate waiting list.



Length of stay
Minimum1 night
Maximum2 years

Staffing and support ^ back to top

Support services

4 full time staff on-site, night security staff. Staff provide basic support and help with accessing services.

Access to move-on

Staff provide help with finding move-on accommodation. Accommodation includes 7 move-on flats which provide a 1-2 year stay and resettlement and life skills programme.

Accommodation ^ back to top

Total spaces



Single: 4
Flats: 7
£14.54pw required from residents in receipt of benefits.

FurnishingsRooms and flats fully furnished.
Other facilitiesLounge.
FoodBreakfast included, prepared by residents with staff supervision.
Disabled facilitiesAll rooms wheelchair accessible, adapted shower and toilet. Flats not accessible.

Rules and policies ^ back to top

House rules and tenure

No alcohol or smoking allowed on the premises. Licence agreement in single rooms, shorthold tenancy in flats.

Resident access

No restrictions, allowed 2 nights out in 7.


Tenants in the flats are able to have a maximum of two visitors at a time.

User participation

Monthly residents meetings. Regular satisfaction surveys.

Further information ^ back to top


Salvation Army.

Public transport

Accrington train station - 10 minutes walk. Bus 1.

Update Information ^ back to top

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