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Convert a double decker bus for homeless

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Convert a double decker bus for homeless

Convert a double decker bus for homeless

Tiffers - the bus shelter Ipswich cic By Tiffers - the bus shelter Ipswich cic

To convert a double decker bus for the rough sleepers of Ipswich, upstairs will have 14 beds and bathroom, downstairs will be the living quarters with sofas and kitchen

Ipswich Idea stage

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Roughs sleeping can happen to anyone, in Ipswich we have a rough sleeper problem, by converting a double decker bus in to a hostel for the rough sleepers, we will be able to house up to 14 rough sleepers in Ipswich.

What we'll deliver:

  • Finish the convertion
  • The day to day running of the bus

Why it's a great idea:

It's the hand up needed for our rough sleepers, to get their lives back on track, our motto is 'from the ground up' We want to work with our rough sleepers to address, mental health issues and addiction issues that have not been addressed because they don't have the safety of somewhere safe to sleep.

Steps to get it done:

  • Training for volunteers

Location Ipswich

About the space

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Ipswich Borough Council

How will the money be spent?Total £

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Costs Breakdown

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