The REST (Rehabilitation, Education, Support & Treatment) Centre provides a safe space for entrenched street drinkers and aims to tackle the crime and anti-social behaviour related to street drinking in Liverpool while at the same time offering support and treatment to those attending. The centre runs from 1 June to 30 September 2016,
The Centre will be located on Fraser Street, Liverpool, L3 8JX . Opening times are from 12 noon to 9 pm, seven days per week.
The REST Centre offers a safe space for drinking, as well as providing intensive support and advice to help people begin to address their substance use, health issues and accommodation problems. There is on site health and treatment services and support from:
Addaction: Monday- Friday 1pm -3pm
Nurses from Brownlow Group Practice: Monday – Friday 1.30 -4pm
Homeless Mental Health Team: Thursdays from 12.00 midday every fortnight.
A timetable of fun, engaging and motivational activities will also take place daily.
To refer into the REST Centre please contact staff on site by ringing 07795 616721, or service users can simply turn up to The REST Centre from 12.00 daily.