Introduction

Introduction

Organisation Name
Homeless Health Service
Description

A team of doctors and nurses who provide medical assessment and treatment to people who are homeless. This includes those living in temporary accommodation such as bed and breakfast hotels and hostels. Any health problem catered for.

Also provide the following:
General health advice,
counselling, dietary advice, minor injury care, advice on safer sex/drug use, drugs/alcohol advice, contraceptive advice, HIV testing/counselling, infestation treatment.

Drop in clinics and services at New St Day Centre, Bristol Drugs Project, Compass Centre, One25 and on the Safer Bristol Harm Reduction mobile service around Bristol. Please call for more information.

Alternative names
Homeless Health Service
This organisation provides support around
Personal Health Services Emotional Support
This organisation provides support for
Drug & Alcohol Misuse Men's Health And Wellbeing Women Homeless
Regions
Bristol
Is there a cost for these services?
No
How can people access this service?
Drop-In
Business Hours
MondayNurse Clinic only- Compass Centre morning and at One 25 and BDP afternoon
TuesdayDr and Nurse closed 12.30 - 14.00 New St Day Centre
WednesdayNew St Day Centre -GP session am and Wet Provision alcohol advice pm.
ThursdayCompass Centre Dr & Nurse closed 13.00 - 14.00
FridayNew St DC Dr and Nurse
SaturdayAlternate Saturdays at BDP
SundayCLOSED

Primary Organisation Details

Primary Address Details

Address 1
Homeless Health Service
Address 2
Compass Centre
Address 3
1 Jamaica Street, Kingsdown
Town
Bristol
Postcode
BS2 8JP

Venue Address Details

Contact Details

Contact Name
Angela Robertson PA
Job title / Position
Primary Health Care nurse

Venue Address Details

Contact Address Line 1
Homeless Health Service
Contact Address Line 2
1 Jamaica St
Contact Address Line 3
Kingsdown
Town
Bristol
Postcode
BS2 8JP

Venue Contact Methods

Telephone

Services

Helpline Details

Will calls I make to this helpline show on my bill?
N/A

Accessibility

General Accessibility

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Access Questions

Are there bus stops nearby?
Approx. distance?
200 metres
Is there a rail station nearby?
Approx. distance?
1 mile
Is there parking for disabled drivers on site or outside the building?
If so, how many spaces?
2
Is there on-street parking in close proximity to the premises?
Approx. distance?

External Access

Are there external steps?
If so, how many?
5
Do these steps have a handrail?
Is there a ramp?

Internal Access

Are there internal steps?
Is there a lift?
Are there visual alarm systems at the premises?
If so, does it have wheelchair access?
Can people with an assistance dog access the service accompanied by their dog?
Is there provision for assistance dogs? (Water bowl and toilet area)

Dogs are allowed inside the Compass Centre but are under owners responsibility at all times. Dogs may not enter the clinical consulting rooms - it may be necessary to ask someone to mind the dog during consultations, some Compass Centre staff may be able to do this.

Does the toilet have a minimum size of 2200mm × 1500mm
Does the toilet have a minimum door size of 1000mm

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