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If you are currently sleeping rough, please come to The Bradbury Centre between 9am and 1pm Monday to Friday.


If you are sofa surfing, at risk of homelessness, or you are worried about your housing situation, please come to The Bradbury Centre between 1pm and 4pm Monday to Friday.


Depending on your situation, our compassionate team members will be able to offer you food, washing facilities, support and advice.

Bradbury Day Centre


Address: Bradbury Day Centre, 103-107 York Road, Southend-on-Sea, SS1 2DL

Phone: 01702 430696 

Open: Monday to Friday from 9:00 til 13:00 for people sleeping rough. Monday to Friday from 13:00 to 16:00 for people sofa surfing or at risk of homelessness. Closed bank holidays and weekends

Contact our Bradbury Day Centre if you are homeless or at risk of homelessness in the Southend area. 


Street Link

If you are concerned about the welfare of a rough sleeper, please report them to Street Link. Street Link will then alert the appropriate agencies that can then help the rough sleeper access support and take steps towards a new life away from the streets. You can report a rough sleeper to Street Link by heading to their website or calling: 0300 500 0914.

Local services


In Southend, there are a number of other services which are here to help you with issues that could relate to your current housing situation. We've listed and linked to some of these below.

Citizens Advice     /     Food banks     /     Employment     /     Mental health     /     Drug & alcohol     /     Abuse     /     Housing

Southend Borough Council services     /     SHIP directory

Citizens Advice