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Dog‑friendly services in the South East

Berkshire

Launchpad Reading

The Stables
1a Merchant Place
Reading
RG1 1DT

Telephone: 0118 950 7656

Gender: Mixed
Target/Group: Single homeless people with mental health support needs and ex-offenders. Must have a local connection to Reading Borough Council area. Can accept couples.
Age range: 16+
Referral procedure: Housing schemes

Riverside Care and Support - Hamble Court

Access Panel
Reading Borough Council
Civic Centre
Reading
RG1 7AE

Telephone: 0118 950 5551

Gender: Mixed
Target/Group: Single homeless people aged 16 and over, including those with drug or alcohol problems and mental health needs. High support.
Age range: 16-65
Referral procedure: Referral agency

Salvation Army - Willow House

c/o Reading Borough Council Housing Advice
Civic Offices
Bridge Street
Reading
RG1 2LU

Telephone: 0118 937 2165

Gender: Mixed
Target/Group: Single homeless people. Those with complex needs accepted.
Age range: 18+
Referral procedure: Quick access

Two Saints - West Berkshire Homelessness Services

Housing Options Service
Market Street
Newbury
Berkshire
RG14 5LD

Telephone: 01635 519588

Gender: Mixed
Target/Group: Single homeless people. Accept couples.
Age range: 18+
Referral procedure: Quick access

East Sussex

Riverside Care and Support - St Patrick’s Hostel

Supported Housing Project Officer / Support Access
Brighton & Hove City Council
4th Floor, Bartholomew House, Bartholomew Square
Brighton
BN1 1JP

Telephone: 01273 293127 referrals ONLY

Gender: Mixed and women only
Target/Group: Single homeless people with support needs. Must have a local connection to East Sussex.
Age range: 18-65
Referral procedure: Agency referrals

YMCA DLG St Patrick's

Welcoming Dogs endorsed

St Patrick's
1 Cambridge Road
Hove
East Sussex
BN3 1DE

Telephone: 01273 071881

Gender: Mixed
Target/Group: Homeless people with substance misuse concerns
Age range: 18+
Referral procedure: Referral through Brighton and Hove City Council

Hampshire

Two Saints - Hope House

Portsmouth City Council Housing Options
Civic Offices
Guildhall
Portsmouth
PO1 2AX

Telephone: 023 9273 6544

Gender: Mixed
Target/Group: Single homeless people, usually with a local connection.
Age range: 18-65
Referral procedure: Agency referrals, direct access

Two Saints - Patrick House

Southampton City Council
Street Homeless Prevention Team
Southampton
SO15 0HW

Telephone: 02380 832 343

Gender: Mixed
Target/Group: Single homeless people. Accept couples. Local connection to Southampton required.
Age range: 18-60
Referral procedure: Quick access

Kent

AMAT

10 Chelmer Road
Chatham
Kent
ME4 4PB

Telephone: 0800 698 1000

Gender: Mixed
Target/Group: Single homeless people aged 25 or over. May occasionally accept people 18+ if they have additional support in place. Can accept people with addiction, offending and mental health issues. Can accept couples. Can accept restricted number of people with pets. Local connection required. Accept people fleeing domestic abuse.
Age range: 25+
Referral procedure: Direct access

Look Ahead - Colebrook Road Hostel

83 Colebrook Road
Tunbridge Wells
Kent
TN4 9DP

Telephone: 01892 525888

Gender: Mixed
Target/Group: Single homeless people with low to medium support needs, rough sleepers, mental health, substance misuse. Local connection to Kent required.
Age range: 18-59
Referral procedure: Agency referrals, direct access

Porchlight - Fern Court

4 Leyburne Road
Dover
CT16 1SN

Telephone: 01304 216325

Gender: Mixed
Target/Group: Single homeless people with support needs. Those with a local connection to south east Kent will be prioritised. Medium support.
Age range: 18+
Referral procedure: Agency referrals, direct access

Oxfordshire

Homeless Oxfordshire - 45 Vineyard

45 Vineyard
Abingdon
OX14 3NQ

Telephone: 01235 526716

Gender: Mixed
Target/Group: Single homeless or potentially homeless people with medium to high support needs. Primary group is over 22. Priority to those with a local connection to Vale of White Horse District Council or South Oxfordshire District Council. Dog contract will be required.
Age range: 22+
Referral procedure: Referrals, direct access

O’Hanlon House

Oxford Homeless Pathways
Luther Street
Oxford
OX1 1SF

Telephone: 01865 304601

Gender: Mixed
Target/Group: Singles and couples – local connection required
Age range: 25+
Referral procedure: Referrals through No Second Night Out Hub situated in O’Hanlon House and Oxford City Council Outreach Team

Portsmouth

Salvation Army - Hope House

Milton Road
Portsmouth
PO3 6BA

Telephone: 023 9273 6544

Gender: Mixed
Target/Group: Single homeless people, usually with a local connection, including people with alcohol, drug and mental health problems.
Age range: 18-65
Referral procedure: Quick access

West Sussex

Bognor Housing Trust - Glamis Street

Cornerways
25 Glamis Street
Bognor Regis
PO21 1DH

Telephone: 01243 837995

Gender: Mixed
Target/Group: Single homeless people. No local connection required. Will accept people with dogs. Medium support.
Age range: 18+
Referral procedure: Agency referrals, direct access

Crawley Open House

Riverside House
Stephenson's Way
Crawley
West Sussex
RH10 1TN

Telephone: 01293 447702

Gender: Mixed
Target/Group: Single homeless people and couples with alcohol, drug & mental health problems. Local connection required.
Age range: 18+
Referral procedure: Direct access

Dogs Trust is working in partnership with Homeless UK to provide this directory of dog-friendly homelessness services. Homeless UK provides information on more than 9,000 homelessness services and is run by Homeless Link, the national charity supporting people and organisations working directly with people who become homeless in England.