Advice and support over the festive period

Released on 18 December 2018 Archived Press Release

Stratford News

On Thursday 20th December officers from Stratford-on-Avon District Council will be joined by local organisations and charities, from P3, Warwickshire Police, CGL, the Stratford Link Project and Street Pastors to share information about the services that are available to people living on the streets or those who want help or support in Stratford-upon-Avon this Christmas.  

Representatives from the organisations will be on hand to provide support and advice for those who are struggling with addiction, homeless or at risk of becoming homeless or looking for crime prevention advice over the festive season.  

The event will run from 10am to 1pm from the P3 van located on Waterside as part of the Thursday Christmas Market in Stratford-upon-Avon.

If you are concerned for someone over the festive season, please get in touch with the relevant organisation:

  • P3 Charity: housing-related floating support service to over 25s in Warwickshire: 0808 164 6220
  • St Basils: housing-related floating support to those aged 16 to 25 in Warwickshire: text NEED ST BASILS to 62277 or call 01789 332 540
  • CGL (Change, Grow, Live): alcohol and drug treatment centre: 16 Court St, Leamington Spa, CV31 2BB Tel: 01926 353513
  • Warwickshire Police: 101 (non-emergency) 999 in an emergency.
  • The Stratford Link Project: This service is a free drop-in centre where rough sleepers can get a hot drink, a snack and link in with support services. There are also shower, bathing and clothes washing facilities available, 14 Waterside, Stratford-upon-Avon, CV37 6BA.

 


Contact details

Stratford-on-Avon District Council
Elizabeth House, Church Street,
Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire,
CV37 6HX
Tel: 01789 267575

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