Need Urgent Help ?

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If you find yourself homeless or rough sleeping there is lots of information here to help you.

Below is advice on where to find support for shelter, food, outreach, addiction services and local charities that may be able to help including ours.

Food is available in Newbury 7 days a week:

Monday:           Loose Ends     12.30 – 1.15pm

Tuesday:           Loose Ends     12.30 – 1.15pm

Wednesday:     Loose Ends     9.30am – 10.45am

Thursday:         Newbury Soup Kitchen 6 – 7pm

                           Salvation Army Hall Northcroft Lane RG14 1BU

Friday:               Loose Ends 9.30am – 10.45am

Saturday:          Newbury Soup Kitchen 5-6pm

                           The Wharf Newbury RG14 5AU  LOOK FOR OUR VAN

Sunday:             Loose Ends 2pm-3.15pm Lunch

Two Saints offer accommodation and wayfairing for the homelessWhen it’s freezing, supporting rough sleepers out of the cold and into emergency shelter provision is vital. SWEP Provision (Severe Weather Emergency Protocol). Phone the duty team out of hours 01344 786543

https://www.twosaints.org.uk/newbury-west-berkshire/

Swanswell West Berkshire is an alcohol and drug recovery service for adults who want to change their alcohol and/or drug use, and live in West Berkshire.

Their main base is in Newbury, but we also work out of community locations and GP surgeries across West Berkshire.

https://www.cranstoun.org/services/substance-misuse/swanswell-west-berkshire/

 StreetLink exists to help end rough sleeping by enabling members of the public to connect people sleeping rough with the local services that can support them.

https://www.streetlink.org.uk/

West Berkshire Homeless help house individuals and support with Universal Credit applications. They run move on houses locally to help improve peoples living situations.

https://westberkshirehomeless.co.uk/ 

Loose Ends Newbury is a drop-centre in Newbury serving food to the homeless and vulnerable.

https://www.looseendsnewbury.org/ 

The Citizens Advice service aims to provide the advice people need for the problems they face. The service provides free, independent, confidential and impartial advice to everyone on their rights and responsibilities.  A new ‘Help to Claim’ service is available now for those who need support to apply for Universal Credit. Call Freephone 0800 144 8 444

https://citizensadvicewestberkshire.org.uk/getting-help/

West Berkshire Foodbank – We don’t think anyone in our community should have to face going hungry. They are part of a nationwide network of foodbanks, supported by The Trussell Trust, working to combat poverty and hunger across the UK.

 https://westberks.foodbank.org.uk/

 

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The Newbury Soup Kitchen is 5 Star Rated

by West Berkshire Council

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