Guildford preferred choice for Safe Haven
189 people took part in the survey
75% voted for Guildford
Of the 189 people that voted, 142 (75%) voted for the Safe Haven to be located in Guildford.
Reasons given to support Guildford included:
Better public transport links from more areas
Central Guildford has the most need for this support
A natural fit with other support available
Large student numbers, that may need this help
The Safe Haven in Guildford will be open 7 days per week from 6pm to 11pm from the end of March 2016 (opening date and venue to be confirmed).
It will operate for one year (a ‘pilot’ period) to test if this resource works.
Catalyst and Surrey & Borders Partnership NHS Foundation Trust will now prepare the Safe Haven to be up and running by the end of March 2016.