Severe Weather Emergency Protocol (SWEP)

Information about the Severe Weather Emergency Protocol
The Severe Weather Emergency Protocol (SWEP) aims to ensure that vulnerable people are protected and provided for during severe weather, when conditions can threaten the safety and wellbeing of rough sleepers. 
St Mungo's, the rough sleeper team, will be making every effort to offer shelter to all people sleeping rough in Bournemouth and Poole, by providing emergency accommodation. 
If you are concerned about someone rough sleeping then please notify an outreach worker at: or call 0300 500 0914.
If you wish to contact St Mungo’s regarding SWEP then you can email them on: b&, or instead phone 01202 315962 (this has a 24 hour answerphone and messages are retrieved daily).