Fareham & Gosport Basics Bank, run by Friends of the Homeless in Fareham & Gosport


Who We Help

  The Friends of the  Homeless operate the Fareham and Gosport Basics Bank which provides help to anyone going through a crisis or in need  of emergency support.

If you are homeless or at risk of becoming homeless, we can help you.


How We Help

  The Fareham and Gosport Basics Bank aim to provide practical help for the homeless through providing food, toiletries, and occasionally clothing, shoes and sleeping bags if need arises. Vouchers for a free meal and drink are available for anyone sleeping on the streets. 

These services can be accessed through our referral agencies. There are about 80 of these and they include Citizens Advice in both Fareham and Gosport, Fareham Borough Council Housing Office and Social Services, Gosport Borough Council Housing Office and Social Services, Health Visitors, Schools Outreach Workers, Doctors’ Surgeries, Probation Service, Women’s Refuges, Two Saints, Avalon/Inclusion and many others.


Help for the Homeless - We are based in:


Aspect House, Westbury Road, Fareham, Hants PO16 7XU

01329 822204


Unit 1, The Old Railway, Spring Garden Lane, Gosport, Hants PO12 1FQ

07826 305900

(Please note our phones are manned only during opening hours 1pm to 3pm, Monday Wednesday and Friday - please leave a message at other times and we will get back to you as soon as we can)

Unfortunately, there is no parking at either of these sites.