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Your rights

The Rights Guide for Rough Sleepers outlines your rights around arrest, stop and search, answering police questions, move-ons, no-drinking zones, sleeping rough, taking a pee in public and highway obstruction. It was put together by the Pavement, Housing Justice, Liberty and Zacchaeus 2000.

If your benefits have been sanctioned (cut off or reduced) and you feel this is unfair, you can appeal. Print this letter and hand it in at the office where you sign on. If you feel you need more advice about sanctions, contact   Zacchaeus 2000 or your nearest Citizen’s Advice Bureau. And let us know contact@thepavement.org.uk at the Pavement!

SERVICES

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Addaction Birmingham

279 Gooch Street, Highgate, Birmingham

B5 7JE

Phone: 0121 465 4030

Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday: 10am-6pm
Tuesday: 10am-8pm

Needle exchange; drop-in facility; advice and information on treatment and harm reduction; vaccinations and blood testing for blood-borne viruses; one-to-one work; ear acupuncture; workshops; onward referral. Call for details.

Mental health, Accommodation/housing advice, Advocacy, Alcohol workers, Benefits advice, Counselling, Debt advice, Drugs workers, Medical/health, Needle exchange, Outreach worker links, Outreach workers

Anawim

Balsall Heath Centre, 228 Mary Street, Balsall Heath, Birmingham

B12 9RJ

Phone: 0121 440 5296

Monday: 11am-4pm (out of hours: 07976 188 220)
Tuesday-Friday: 9:30am-5pm

A women's community project in Birmingham working to the ?one stop shop? approach. Women undertake their community sentences both on specified activity requirements or community payback orders. Undertake prison in-reach and offer support to women in all areas of their lives.

Mental health, Art classes, Internet access, Outreach workers

Coventry Cyrenians

Oakwood House, Cheylesmore, Coventry

CV1 2HL

Phone: 024 7622 8099

Monday-Friday: 9:30am-4pm

Provides high quality services to homeless, vulnerable and disadvantaged people in Coventry and Warwickshire to improve their lives and empower them to live as independently as possible. Freephone: 0800 0180 579.

Accommodation/housing advice, Benefits advice, Bathroom/showers, Clothing store, Debt advice, Food, Outreach workers, Tenancy support

Dudley MBC Refugee Support Team

17 St James's Road, Dudley, Birmingham

DY1 1JG

Phone: 01384 815786

Monday-Friday: 9am-5pm
Map Website: http://

Culturally sensitive support service. Advice on benefits, harassment, domestic violence, housing. Floating support.

Accommodation/housing advice, Benefits advice, Outreach workers

Homeless Community Mental Health Team

St Matthews Centre, Duddeston Manor Road, Birmingham

B7 4LZ

Phone: 0121 301 3350

Monday-Friday: 9am-5pm

Statutory NHS mental health service for homeless people in Birmingham. Psychiatric assessment, medical review and community mental health nursing services.

Mental health, Accommodation/housing advice, Advocacy, Benefits advice, Careers advice, Counselling, Outreach worker links, Outreach workers

Midland Heart (Homeless Services Centre)

44 Bradford Street, Digbeth, Birmingham

B5 6HX

Phone: 0345 6020 540; 0121 233 6370

Monday, Wednesday, Friday: 10am-6pm
Tuesday: 10am-8pm
Thursday: 10am-2pm

For people in Birmingham who are homeless or in housing need. Drop-in and telephone housing advice. Welfare benefits advice. Outreach and tenancy support for rough sleepers. Tenancy support for refugees and asylum seekers, young people with multiple needs, people with current or past drug problems. Alcohol and mental health referrals. Phone or drop in.

Tenancy support, Outreach workers, Benefits advice, Accommodation/housing advice

Redditch Nightstop

Room 3, The Ecumenical Centre, 6 Evesham Walk, Redditch

B97 5LZ

Phone: 01527 66036

Works with young people 16-25, families, local agencies, schools and youth organisations to reduce the number of young people at risk of experiencing homelessness. Also provides emergency accommodation.

Outreach workers, Outreach worker links, Advocacy

SIFA Fireside

48-52 Allcock Street, Birmingham

B9 4DY

Phone: 0121 766 1700

Monday-Friday: 9am-1pm (nurses on Tues & Fri; chiropodist on Thurs)

One-to-one help, accommodation and support for people dealing with alcohol issues; counselling; resettlement and tenancy support; training opportunities; help for people on probation. Help with making phone calls to benefit offices, utility companies, job centres, landlords, doctors etc. You can also get help accessing emergency accommodation.

Accommodation/housing advice, Alcohol workers, Art classes, Benefits advice, Bathroom/showers, Counselling, Debt advice, Education/training, Food (free), Medical/health, Outreach workers, Tenancy support

Stonham (Gilson Way Hostel)

c/o Morris House, 430-432 Chester Road, Castle Bromwich, Birmingham

B36 0LF

Phone: 0121 770 9360

Monday-Friday: 9am-5pm (office hours)
Map Website: http://

For young single homeless people aged 16-25. Phone or call in for application form. Support around independent living skills and access to employment, training and education. Access to and advice on move-on options, help with grants and applications, obtaining furniture and setting up utilities.

Accommodation/housing advice, Advocacy, Benefits advice, Careers advice, Education/training, Outreach workers, Tenancy support

The Salvation Army (William Booth Centre Lifehouse)

Shadwell Street, Birmingham

B4 6HA

Phone: 0121 236 6554

Monday-Sunday: 9am-9am

Accomodation and support for single homeless men aged 21-60. Housing-related support, including independent living skills, training, education and employment with a focus on moving on to longer-term appropriate accommodation. GP surgery on site and various outreach services.

Accommodation/housing advice, Education/training, Medical/health, Outreach workers, Tenancy support

Wolverhampton YMCA (Badger Court Foyer)

Cannock Road, Wolverhampton

WV10 0AD

Phone: 01902 870382

Monday-Sunday: 9am-9am

Single homeless people aged 16-25 who have support needs around life skills and are willing to engage in training and support. Alcohol and drug awareness sessions. In-house counselling. Help with moving on and ongoing support.

Alcohol workers, Counselling, Drugs workers, Education/training, Internet access, Leisure facilities, Outreach worker links, Outreach workers