Shekinah’s 30 bed hostel is in a central location of Torquay and offers short-term, temporary accommodation to those who are rough sleeping & homeless in the area. The staff work hard to support their residents in bringing stability to their lives & working towards finding them suitable permanent accommodation.
There is access to GP services on-site as well as a practise nurse, Mental Health worker, Liver specialist nurse, Drug & alcohol service substance misuse & homelessness nurse & a tissue viability clinical need nurse. These services can be accessed by all residents & rough sleepers. The staff work in partnership within an alliance with Torbay council, Housing first & the RSI team. Also many other local agencies including Housing providers, Probation Service, Mental Health services and Recovery agencies.