Diss Homeless Supported Housing

Denmark Street, Diss IP22 01379 641 244

Diss Homeless Supported Housing has three properties spread over one site. There are nine single-occupancy bedrooms at Rush House, eight single-occupancy bedrooms at Irene Jacoby House and nine one-bedroom flats at Matthew Court. We provide support for adults aged 18 to 65 who are homeless, or at risk of homelessness.

At a glance

  • Staff on-site various hours to suit residents’ needs
  • Short-term supported housing for up to two years
  • Communal lounge, kitchen, pool room and gardens



Three properties on one site, close to the town centre and all amenities, including shops, parks, libraries and good public transport links.

Accommodation type

Accommodation Type

A total of 17 single-occupancy bedrooms and nine one-bedroom flats.

Communal areas

Communal areas

A shared lounge, kitchen, pool room, laundry room, bathroom and gardens.

Safety and security

Safety and security

Staff office on-site, CCTV and a secure door access system help to ensure residents’ safety and security.

Tenancy agreement

Rental agreement type

All flats and bedrooms are let on a licence agreement.

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Communal Wi-Fi

Communal Wi-Fi is available to all residents in communal areas. 

Support planning

Staff draw up a personalised support plan with residents using the Homelessness Outcomes Star model, to help them achieve their aims and goals.

Staff availability

Our highly-trained staff are on-site various hours to suit residents’ needs, including overnight, seven days a week, giving residents peace of mind that support is on-hand. There is also an out-of-hours telephone service, should residents require any further support.

Tailored support, advice and assistance includes

  • Maintaining a tenancy
  • Managing finances (budgeting and benefits)
  • Cooking, cleaning and shopping
  • Building confidence, resilience and self-esteem
  • Developing hobbies and interests
  • Dealing with correspondence
  • Accessing education, training and work
  • Maintaining health, safety and security
  • Signposting and accessing other services
  • Planning a successful move-on

Care and Support

Further Information

Download the Diss Homeless Support Housing information leaflet (PDF 934B), a printable PDF version of the information provided on this page. Alternatively, if you have any questions about the support services we provide, please contact us at directly at Diss Homeless Supported Housing.


To be eligible for a place at Diss Homeless Supported Housing, applicants must:

  • Be aged 18 to 65
  • Be homeless or at risk of homelessness

How to apply

To apply directly, please complete the enquiry form below and ask for an application form. We also accept referrals from South Norfolk Council, including the First Steps Rough Sleepers project, as well as local mental health services and probation services. All support needs will be assessed before an application is accepted.


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