Christmas and New year opening times contact details for indoor homeless provisions and help in Manchester.

Who’s open, what’s happening and where?


1, AKT (Albert Kennedy trust), 50 Oak Street, Northern Quarter, Manchester, M4 5JA, 0161 228 3308 10am – 4:30pm Mon-Fri. Supports lgbtq+ young people aged 16-25 Closed 24th – 4th Jan

2, Barnabus office 61 Bloom St. 0161 237 3223 10am – 4pm Monday – Thursday ideally appointment only, Street homeless or in Temp accommodation. Closed 23rd – 29th Dec

2, Beacon (Barnabus) 45 Bloom St, M1 3LY Breakfast project Mon-Thurs. 7.30 -8.30am Morning support session 9:15am – 12:00 (Both for Street homeless ONLY) Closed 23rd reopen 29th Dec. 31st closing at 12pm. New year’s day 9am-12pm, offering food, showers and somewhere for people to socialise with film/board games etc.

3, Booth centre, Pimblett St. M3 1FU 0161 835 2499 open Monday to Saturday the week commencing 20th December. Monday to Friday, Christmas dinners are being served to people attending the activities from the morning. On Saturday (Christmas Day) regular attendees- people who are isolated, in B&Bs or rough sleeping can pre-book to attend. e Closed on the Sunday 26th, Monday 27th and Tuesday 28th. Reopening as normal from Wednesday 29th.

4,Centrepoint, 1 North Parade, M3 2NH: 0161 228 7654 Monday 10.00 – 12.30 for rough sleepers/ urgent cases. Mon to Fri – 1.30 to 4.30pm – North parade office.
9-5pm – helpline 0808 800 0661 16-25’s who are homeless or at risk of homelessness, Closed Christmas weekend and New Year weekend + bank Holidays

5,Change Grow Live (CGL) 43a Carnarvon Street, M3 1EZ 0161 214 0770

6, CGL Bradnor Point, Bradnor Road, Sharston, M22 4TF 0161 945 8772

7, CGL Zion Centre 339 Stretford Road Hulme M15 4ZY 0161 226 5526
All CGL locations Closed weekends and bank holidays. 07909213681 for CGL Outreach

8.Coffee4Craig, The Meanwhile, Unit 5, 153 Great Ducie St M3 1FB Opp. the Visitors centre. 24th 6-8pm, 25th & 26th closed, 27th 6-8pm,28th 6-8pm, 29th 4-8pm, 31st 6-8pm, January 2022, 1st, 2nd & 3rd 11am – 8pm

9, Cornerstone, 104 Denmark Rd. Hulme M15 6EL. 0161 232 8888 Mon. – Fri. Meals, Showers & clothes to Street homeless, destitute or living in hostels only. 9am – 3.30pm Bookinmgs only for Saturday 25th December 11.45am to 12.45pm & 1pm to 2pm Christmas Dinner CLOSED 27, 28th , 31st and reopen 4th Jan

10, Lifeshare Houldsworth Street M1 1EB 0161 235 0744 under 25’s street homeless For Christmas New Victoria construction site. Corporation St Entrance at the Turnstile opp.

Hanover Building, Corporation St, Manchester M4 4AH 23rd 2-8, 24th – 28th 7 – 8pm29th 7 – 2pm

11, Manchester Council, Mount St, Manchester M60 2LA 0161 234 4692 / 0161 234 5339 / Out of hours 0161 234 5001 Option 2 Email: OIT are working every day except xmas day, boxing day and NY day.

12, MASH, Fairfield St M1 2WR. 0161 273 4555 M, T, W, T. Fairfield St – Open til Xmas Eve as normal. Drop in times on Xmas Eve 11am-2pm. Drop-In will be closed all week during w/c 27th December but the van out as follows; Mon 27th 8pm-12am, Tues 28th – 8pm- 12am, Wed 29th – 8pm-12am, Thurs 30th – 8pm-12am, Fri 31st – TBC Offering advice and support to women in sex work

13, Men’s room, Fairfield St. M12 6EL 0161 834 1827 Support and Advocacy service Tues. – Fri. 10 am – 4 pm remotely and with face to face by prior appointment + Outreach Work with male sex workers. Closed 28th – 30th Dec

14, Mustard Tree, Oldham Rd – Bengal St. M4 6AG 0161 850 2282 Closed on Christmas Day and reopen Tuesday 4th January 2022 as normal. Food pantry + shop for people experiencing poverty and homelessness

15, On the Out, Khalsa House, Pimblett Street, Manchester, M3 1HX . 07452809664 / 07853460206. Christmas Eve – normal service, Christmas, Boxing Day & Monday 27th– emergency cover via phone. Tues 28th– normal service

16, Reach out to the Community, 488 Wilbraham Road Chorlton M21 9AS 6 days a week
10 – 5pm Except 24th and 31st Closed at 3.30pm. also Closed 25th, 26th Dec, 1st 2nd Jan + bank Holidays Outreach around south Manchester also supports where required for street homeless people.

17, Shelter, 5 Samuel Ogden Street, M1 7AX Office is not open to the public unless pre- arranged appointment. Emergency helpline 0808 800 4444 open 8am -8pm Mon to Fri & 9am – 5pm weekends & bank holidays.. 24th Dec: Xmas Eve – Closed from 3pm 27th & 28th Closed 29th -31st Office Closed: Telephone/Email Only. 3rd Jan Bank Holiday -Closed.

18, Urban Village Medical Practice, Old Mill Street, M4 6EE. 8:30am to 6pm Please call 0161 272 5656 for appointments Etc. Street homeless need to register Mon or Thurs 10 – 12 Weekends and bank holidays when we are closed and people will need to contact 111 if they need support with healthcare.

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