Homeless useful links
Here is a list of contact information for agencies we regularly work with.
Housing and homelessness
Read our HomeZone page to see how you can look for a Coastline Housing home.
The Council provides the Housing Options service, plus the Cornwall HomeChoice scheme. You should register with it to find a home with a social landlord. Cornwall Council also handles claims for Housing Benefit.
Dolcoath Avenue, Camborne TR14 8SX
Isaac House, Tyacke Road, Helston TR13 8RR
Redruth Library, Clinton Road, Redruth TR15 2QE
0300 1234 100
A national charity that supports people in need of housing advice. Its advisors are able to help with debt, benefits, and care and disability rights. A worker from the local Truro office visits our day centre in Camborne once a week.
Palace Building, Quay Street, Truro TR1 2HE
0344 515 2300
A charity in Cornwall which supports homeless adults. It provides resettlement advice and has supported accommodation.
St Petroc's Society, 8 City Road, Truro TR1 2JJ
Based in Penzance, the YMCA provides hostel accommodation and housing advice.
International House, The Orchard, Alverton, Penzance TR18 4TE
A charity providing supported accommodation located near St. Agnes. It offers residents an opportunity to access housing related support and gain training to enable successful moves to independent accommodation.
Barkla Shop, St. Agnes, Cornwall TR5 0XN
A national housing association which runs a number of supported houses in Cornwall.
Supported accommodation and "wet house" in St Austell.
Cosgarne Hall, 81 Truro Road, St Austell PL25 5JQ
The only national charity supporting people and organisations working directly with homeless people in England. It represent homelessness organisations among local, regional and national government.
Drugs, alcohol and health
Bosence and Boswyns:
A charity registered with the Care Quality Commission to provide residential substance misuse treatment services.
69 Bosence Road, Townshend, Hayle, Cornwall TR27 6AN
Drug and alcohol counselling agency providing support throughout Cornwall.
Alma Place, Redruth TR15 2AT
Provides inpatient support to people with mental health problems in two units, one for adults and another for older adults.
Barncoose Terrace, Barncoose, Redruth, Cornwall TR15 3ER
Outlook South West:
Delivering NHS counselling services across Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly.
Crime and offending
Dorset, Devon & Cornwall Community Rehabilitation Company:
Endsleigh House, Roskear, Camborne TR14 8DW
Devon & Cornwall Police:
101 (non-emergency number)
999 (emergency number)