Caris Islington Churches Cold Weather Shelter 07913 020738
1 January to 31 March: Monday–Sunday: 7:30pm–8:30am
Bathroom/showers Free food Laundry Outreach workers links
Age 18+; mixed; beds for 15 (separate area for women). Self- or agency referrals – phone first. Simple, genuine hospitality, respite from rough sleeping and an opportunity to engage support services.
Crisis Christmas 0844 251 0111
66 Commercial Street
London E1 6LT
23 December to 30 December: Wednesday–Wednesday: Open 24 hours. Accommodation advice Advocacy Bathroom/showers Bedding available Clothing Dentist Education & training Free food Internet access Leisure activities Outreach workers links Pavement stockists. Priority is given for rough sleepers; those with proven dependencies and vulnerable women. Details
Croydon Churches Floating Shelter 07860 270 278
1 November to 31 March: Monday–Sunday: 7:30pm–8am. Accommodation advice Food. Local referral only, 18+, mixed, dry, beds for 14, phone is switched off if there are no vacancies. Last admission 8pm.
Hackney Winter Night Shelter 07549 043 728
c/o St John-at-Hackney (office only)
Lower Clapton Road
London E5 0PD
1 January to 31 March: Monday–Sunday: 8pm–8am (7pm on Sundays). Accommodation advice Advocacy Counselling Food Housing advice Outreach workers Outreach workers links Tenancy support. All beds must be reserved, so phone first (you will not be charged for this call) to see if one is available. Age 18+; mixed; beds for 25 (screened area for women); dry. Last admission 8.30pm. Agency or self-referrals. Part of Hackney Doorways.
West London Churches Winter Shelter 020 7351 4948
1 November to 1 April: Monday–Sunday: 8pm–7am. Food Housing advice 18+, mixed, dry, beds for 35 (separate area for women), self-referral on a “first come, first served” basis – phone first. Last admission 8pm. Venues in Kensington
West London Day Centre 020 7569 5900
134-136 Seymour Place
Monday–Friday: 8:45am–10am (rough sleepers’ drop-in) Monday–Friday: 10am–11:30am (drop-in – hostel residents join) Monday–Thursday: 11:45am–12:45am (advice – appointments only) Monday & Thursday: 1:30pm–3:30pm (drop-in for those with tenancies). Art classes Bathroom/showers Benefits advice Clothing Counselling Food Internet access Laundry Luggage storage Medical facilities Outreach workers links Tenancy support
Westminster Churches Winter Shelter (WCWS) 020 7569 5900
1 December to 31 March: Monday–Sunday: 6:30pm–8am. 18+, mixed, beds for 15 (separate area for women), dry, no smoking, and referral from West London Day Centre only.
St Vincent’s Centre
London SW1P 1NL
Operate a rolling Shelter.