Please note that on 28 May 2020, our phonelines will be open at 2pm due to Staff Training
Our Opening Times Have Temporarily Changed
Monday | 9.30am - 12.00pm | 2.00pm - 4.30pm
Tuesday | 9.30am - 12.00pm | 2.00pm - 4.30pm
Wednesday | Closed | 2.00pm - 4.30pm
Thursday | 9.30am - 12.00pm | 2.00pm - 4.30pm
Friday | 9.30am - 12.00pm | 2.00pm - 4.30pm
Toni started mediation with our talk²sort service when her daughter Tahnee was 12, after their relationship became particularly strained.
Jun 24, 2019
Richard had recently been made redundant after working in catering for the local authority for 30 years.
Oct 19, 2018
Charnwood Welfare Provision
Clare approached The Bridge for help with Food and Fuel provision after a number of unexpected bills following a sewerage leak at her property.
Jul 30, 2018
Jessica rented privately with her young son and approached The Bridge after she had received a notice giving her two months to leave her house.
Jul 29, 2018
Customer Services Support
Ben approached The Bridge seeking help as he had ended his marriage due to physical and emotional abuse.
Jul 23, 2018
At the time of the referral, Kelly was unable to manage her tenancy independently and debts were becoming unmanageable.
Jul 15, 2018
County Housing Advice Line
Diane contacted the County Housing Advice Line through Facebook, worried that she may lose her council tenancy due to rent arrears
Jul 14, 2018
Single Access Point
Alice, first approached the SAP in the early stages of pregnancy. She was sofa surfing having been asked to leave the family home due to aggression.
Jul 13, 2018
Jay was referred to talk²sort as he was no longer on speaking terms with his mother, following an argument.
At the age of 54, Ian was forced into homelessness and rough sleeping on the occasions he was not able to seek shelter with relatives.
Jul 12, 2018
Karl approached The Bridge for advice on finding alternative accommodation following a disastrous breakdown in relationship with is long term partner.
Housing Matters Accommodation
Paul has suffered with his mental health since childhood, and as he became older he started to self-medicate using heroin and amphetamines.
David was referred to Housing Matters having completed work with the Homeless Transitions team at The Bridge.
When Jane (56) self-referred to the Moneywise Plus Service she struggled with her confidence and found talking to new people challenging.
Rough Sleeper Programme
Upon approaching The Bridge, Dan had exited rehab for alcohol and drug addiction after not agreeing with elements of the programme.
Rutland Community Wellbeing Service
Kim fled domestic violence with her three children and approached her local council in June to make a homelessness application.
When Lisa had first contact with The Bridge she was 16 and experiencing homelessness following a relationship breakdown with family which included...
Isaac contacted the talk²sort Mediation Service after coming across The Bridge on social media. At the time Isaac was lonely, isolated because of...
As you are aware, the Coronavirus is spreading quickly within the UK and has specific risks associated with the people we work with, including those who are homeless and or rough sleeping. As a responsible service provider, and employer, we are taking proactive measures to protect our clients and our workforce. As a consequence, there may be some minor interruptions to our service delivery, but hopefully these will be minimal.
Thank you for your patience and understanding.