Open Door in Bricket Road, St Albans, has excellent facilities for homeless people - including 12 single bedrooms with wash facilities. The drop-in service offers support and advice, including housing and health issues.
The communal areas offer access to computers to help people get back into longer term housing, education and work.
There is a daytime drop-in service which offers counselling and access to physical and mental healthcare, so addressing the problems that can lead to homelessness. We also provide educational and training courses at Open Door including healthcare, IT, basic skills, CV writing and pre-tenancy training.
The Vision for the future of Open Door is in line with Hertfordshire Supporting People’s 5 year strategy and the Government’s rough sleepers strategy ‘No one left out – Communities ending rough sleeping’.
Open Door - St Albans is a registered charity that supports the night shelter. It relies on charitable donations and volunteer help. If you would like information about volunteer opportunities or making a donation, please call our Volunteer Co-ordinator on 01727 738454.
You can contact Open Door at:
8 Bricket Road, St Albans, AL1 3JX
Tel. 01727 859113