Stratford Link Project to reopen

Released on 7 June 2019 Archived Press Release

Stratford News

Stratford-on-Avon District Council's Stratford Link Project is to reopen on Tuesday 11 June at the United Reformed Church on Rother Street in Stratford-upon-Avon.

Following a review of the Stratford Link Project, and after working hard to put appropriate procedures in place, the District Council is pleased to announce the opening of a temporary provision for Stratford Link Project from a new venue.  

The District Council and its partner agencies, including Stratford Churches and P3, met on Tuesday 4 June to introduce the new service.

The Project will run on Tuesdays and Thursdays each week from 12.30pm until 2.30pm at the United Reformed Church.

It will provide help, advice and support to rough sleepers, former rough sleepers, and vulnerable individuals who require assistance. Drinks and food will also be available at the drop in sessions, along with access to support agencies.

Anyone who is homeless and needs assistance in relation to help, advice and support can contact:

  • The District Council's Housing Advice Team on 01789 260861
  • The District Council's Rough Sleeper Engagement Officer, Ann Johnson on 01789 260645 or 07929369273
  • P3 on 01789 336279
  • Or in person at the District Council Offices, Elizabeth House, Church Street, Stratford upon Avon.

Cllr Jo Barker, People Portfolio Holder said: "The District Council is committed to assisting rough sleepers on the streets of Stratford. I'm really pleased that we are reopening the Stratford Link Project which is such a vital service to all those who use it."

Contact details

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

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