Safer Streets Team

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The Safer Streets Team (SST) provides a street-based outreach service targeting those who engage in ‘street activity’ e.g. rough sleeping, street drinking, begging, sex working and street-based drug use, in order to stop the activity from continuing. SST support people by:

  • Moving rough sleepers into accommodation
  • Returning home in planned and supported way
  • Supporting drug and alcohol users to access treatment
  • Supporting people with physical and mental health problems to access medical help
  • Stopping anti-social behaviour on streets
  • Supporting people to exit street-based prostitution
  • Working with hostels and housing units to support their clients to maintain accommodation and avoid eviction

Eligibility criteria


People who have been seen street-active (rough sleeping, drinking, begging, sex-working and street-based drug using) in the borough of Camden.

How to refer


Referral methods: Email

To make a referral contact the duty worker by telephone or referral letter sent by email:

t: 020 7833 7970/0808 800 0005


To report concerns about someone sleeping rough or street activity:



For self-referral contact the duty worker by telephone or email.

t: 020 7833 7970/0808 800 0005


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Last updated: Oct 11th, 2019
Review date: Oct 30th, 2020