Huggard

Cardiff

Homeless - Registered Charity No. 703074

Summary of aims & objectives:

Our main aim is to provide warmth, shelter, support, advice and companionship to homeless and vulnerable people.

Services:

Huggard operate an Open Access Service Centre which is open from 8.30am - 7.30pm seven days a week providing access to:

  • Advocacy Service
  • Substance Misuse Service / Needle Exchange
  • User Development Service
  • Volunteering Opportunities and Services
  • Daily activities such as gym, training, job club, work related activities etc.
  • General help and advice with homelessness issues
  • Food, clothing, washing and laundry facilities etc.
  • GP access, weekly visits from the Homelessness Nurse and monthly mobile dentistry service
  • Emergency Overnight Shelter providing 10-12 floorspaces 
  • Emergency Bed Unit providing 20 bedspaces (via Cardiff Gateway)
  • 11 high support community houses providing 38 bedspaces 
  • 3 low support community houses providing 14 bedspaces 
  • Tenant Support Scheme

Referrals:

Self referral, or referral by other agencies. To access emergency accommodation see the Cardiff Gateway, Housing Options, Dumballs Road.

Contacts:

Karen Holbrook, Huggard Centre, Huggard Buildings, Hansen St, Butetown, Cardiff, CF10 5DW

Tel: 029 2064 2000

Email: karenholbrook@huggard.org.uk

Website: www.huggard.org.uk


Last Updated: June 2015
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