Safer Streets Team

Add to CPD Subscribe to page updates Start a discussion

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

Inclusions

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 Self Referral

To make a referral (including self-referral), contact the duty worker by:

t: 020 7833 7970/0808 800 0005

e: streetsafe@cgl.org.uk

To report concerns about someone sleeping rough or street activity:

e: streetsafe@cgl.org.uk


Contact Details

Safer Streets Team

t: 020 7833 7970/0808 800 0005

f: 020 7833 0863

e: streetsafe@cgl.org.uk