Missionaries of Charity (Liverpool)

Referral address

55 Seel Street
L1 4AZ

Referral phone

0151 709 0628

Referral email


Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

Single homeless men with low support needs who are sleeping rough. No local connection required.

Who we cannot help

Men with a history of violence. Those intoxicated with alcohol or drugs. Those unable to cope with the low level of support offered by the project.

  • Minimum age accepted: 20
  • Maximum age accepted: 99

How to get a referral

Referral agencies

Accept self referrals and referrals from any agency. Most referrals come from the Basement Drop-in Centre and the Whitechapel Day Centre.

Referral procedure

Phone Mon-Fri 10am-12 noon or turn up at the door at 5.15pm, no new referrals on Thurs. Interview. Prefer a letter of referral or other proof of homelessness.

Length of stay

  • Minimum stay: 1 night
  • Maximum stay: 3 months

Support and accommodation

Support offered

2 full time and 2 part time staff, 7 volunteers. Staff available 5.45pm-9am, emergency on-call system. Staff provide advice and refer to other agencies for specialist support.

Rooms and charges

There is no charge for the accommodation.

  • 3-5 bed: 5
  • Total spaces: 16


  • Furnishings: Rooms have basic furnishings.
  • Disabled facilities: None.

Rules and policies

House rules and tenure

No alcohol allowed on the premises. Smoking allowed in backyard only. Compulsory residents' meetings. Sign a house rules agreement.


Not allowed.

Further information

Public transport

Lime Street train station - 5 mins walk. Liverpool Central train station - 2 mins walk.


Volunteers welcome. Phone project for further information.


Clothes, food, household goods, money. Phone project for details.