day centres and hostels
Catching Lives - Canterbury Open Centre
13 Station Road East
Service offered ^ back to top
Day centre for people who are homeless or in insecure or temporary accommodation. Referrals to emergency and longer term housing. Housing advice, including resettlement and tenancy sustainment. Mental health nurses daily. Showers, laundry, clothing, breakfast, lunch (free for rough sleepers). Care of address and free telephone use for non personal calls (i.e. regarding benefits, GP, Housing etc).
Homeless people and those living in temporary or insecure accommodation.
How to contact ^ back to top
Drop-in or phone.
|Monday||9am - 2pm|
|Tuesday||9am - 2pm|
|Wednesday||9am - 2pm|
|Thursday||9am - 2pm|
|Friday||9am - 2pm|
|Weekends||12:30pm-3pm (2 Sundays a month)|
Access information ^ back to top
Yes - full
Volunteering and donations ^ back to top
Range of volunteering opportunities - see Volunteers page on the website.
Further information ^ back to top
Type of organisation
Opposite Canterbury East train station, 5 minutes walk from the bus station.