CODES: mh: Mental health ah: Accommodation/housing advice ad: Advocacy a: Alcohol workers ac: Art classes b: Barber ba: Benefits advice bs: Bathroom/showers be: Bedding ca: Careers advice cl: Clothing store c: Counselling da: Debt advice dt: Dentist dw: Drugs workers et: Education/training ff: Food (free) f: Food fc: Foot care it: Internet access lf: Leisure facilities ls: Luggage storage ms: Medical/health md: Music/drama ne: Needle exchange ol: Outreach worker links ow: Outreach workers sh: Sexual health ts: Tenancy support la: Legal advice l: Laundry ef: Ex-forces eo: Ex-offenders sf: Step-free

Acton Homeless Concern

Emmaus House, 1 Berrymead Gardens W3 8AA
020 8992 5768, http://bit.ly/1rY49Ay
Monday-Friday: 9am-12pm (refreshments, Damien Centre, 3-5 Church Rd, Acton); Monday-Friday: 2pm-6pm (refreshments, Damien Centre, 3-5 Church Rd, Acton); Thursday: 2:30pm-6pm (refreshments, Damien Centre, 3-5 Church Rd, Acton); Call for the times of their wide range of services. CODES: AH, A, B, BA, CL, C, DT, DW, F, FC, MS

American International Church Soup Kitchen

79a Tottenham Court Rd, (Entrance in Whitfield Street) W1T 4TD
020 7580 2791, http://bit.ly/1QbH7VC
Monday & Tuesday & Friday & Saturday: 10am-12pm; Thursday-Saturday: 10am-12pm; The soup kitchen provides free hot meals, clothes and toiletries. The clothing store is open on alternate Mondays. This service is closed in August. CODES: CL, FF

ASLAN (All Souls Local Action Network)

c/o All Souls Clubhouse, 141 Cleveland Street W1T 6QG
020 7580 3522, http://bit.ly/K90HTT
Saturday: 5:30am-7:45am (tea run: 5.45-6.15 Tavistock St; 6.15-6.45 Savoy Pl; 7-7.45 King William IV St; All Souls Ch 6.30-8.30); Saturday: 9am-12pm (day centre at Webber St. Breakfast, bible group, ESOL, photography & art. Showers & clothes for ticket holders. Tickets from Webber St on Mondays); Saturday: 6:30pm-8:30pm (Entertainment - invites via tea run or welcome desk at All Souls.; Organisation that participates in the Westminster Churches Winter Shelter (referral only). Films, coach trips, clothes store and bible group Saturdays at 6.30pm. Invites via the tea run or welcome desk at All Souls Langham Pl. If you need step-free access, a volunteer will let you in via Cleveland St entrance. Email: info@allsouls.org CODES: AC, CL, DW, ET, FF, F, LF

Bridges

Memorial Community Church, 389-395 Barking Rd E13 8AL
020 7474 6603, http://bit.ly/1ABaffo
Saturday: 8am-11:30am (cooked breakfast 9–11am) ; Monday: 10am-2pm; Regular NHS nurse clinics and signposting to other support agencies. More facilities available on Mondays. Practical activities to build esteem and encourage hope. Small group work developing life skills and confidence. CODES: BA, BS, CL, FF, MS, OL

CARIS Islington Churches Cold Weather Shelter

The Annexe, St Mellitus Church, Tollington Park N4 3AG
07913 020738, http://bit.ly/1L1wPnp
Free night shelter, food, showers and a safe place to sleep. Phone after completing and emailing a 1-page registration form to iccws@hotmail.co.uk. 15 guests; 18+, dry. Opens in January; dates and times to be confirmed. CODES: AD, BS, BE, CL, FF, F, IT, L, OL

Carpenters Café

Carpenters Estate Community Hall, 17 Doran Walk (enter from Carpenters Rd), Stratford E15 2JL
07932 661 089, http://bit.ly/2jSgnhK
Tuesday: 10am-12pm (food, drinks, clothes, books, toiletries, showers); Aims "To show the love of Christ in practical ways to the homeless, elderly and anyone needing a helping hand, and to encourage and support the homeless into making better life choices". CODES: BS, BE, CL, DW, FF, F, SF

Commonside Community Development Trust

New Horizon Centre, South Lodge Avenue, Pollards Hill CR4 1LT
020 8764 9582 x 207
Warm room, tea/coffee hot meal and snacks, TV, table tennis, newspapers, chat
Monday, Tuesday, Friday: 8:30am-6:30pm Assistance with link to Merton-based night provision; Warm room, tea/coffee hot meal and snacks, TV, table tennis, newspapers, chat
Thursday: 8:30am-6:30pm Assistance with link to Merton-based night provision; Thursday: 11am-1pm Drop-in café area for appointments for advice re eg mental health services, GPs, dentist, DWP/JCP etc; Warm room, tea/coffee hot meal and snacks, TV, table tennis, newspapers, chat
Saturday: 8:30am-6:30pm Also free Afro-Caribbean meal at late lunchtime.; Warm room, tea/coffee hot meal and snacks, TV, table tennis, newspapers, chat
Sunday: 8:30am-6:30pm; Sunday: 11:30am-1:30pm Additionally free veggie lunch and chat with local SDA; Commonside Trust runs the New Horizon Centre in Pollards Hill, London Borough of Merton; includes a lunch club for older people and support services for families, socially prescribed patients, volunteering, employability support. CODES: AH, BA, DW, FF, MH, CL, DA, TS, L

Emmanuel Pentecostal Church

374 Lee High Road SE12 8RS
020 8852 8261, http://bit.ly/GI7Yoa
Tuesday: 6pm-7:30pm (Life Bread); Free hot meal, and clothing when available. CODES: CL, FF

Flowing Rivers Foundation

37 Elizabeth Road, Brentwood, Dagenham, Essex CM15 9PA
07985585996, http://bit.ly/1xyrD2L
Tuesday: 7pm-10pm (fellowship – Castle Green, Dagenham); Sunday: 6:30pm-9:30pm (2nd & 3rd week of month – Lincoln’s Inn Fields); Charitable organisation dedicated to reaching out to marginalised members of society. Founded upon Christian ethos, they aspire to address the social conditions of people in their vicinity by showing practical love. CODES: CL, FF

Joel Night Shelter

Kingston Churches Action on Homelessness, St Peter's Church Hall, London Rd, Kingston KT2 6QL
0208 255 7400, http://bit.ly/2KdOdhh
01 February to 14 March
Monday-Sunday: 7pm-9am (night shelter); Tuesday: 8:30am-9:30am (conflict resolution); Tuesday: 10am-1pm (art group); Thursday: 10am-2pm ('cook and eat' programme); Monday-Friday: 10am-1pm (drop-in advice); Referrals primarily via Kingston Churches Action on Homelessness (020 8255 7400), which is next door. Supports primarily single people with a local connection to Kingston who are homeless, at risk of becoming homeless or who are experiencing serious problems with private landlords. They help solve housing problems and improve the quality of people's lives. CODES: AH, AD, AC, B, BS, BE, CL, ET, FF, FC, IT, L, LF, LS, TS

Marylebone Centre (Church Army)

1-5 Cosway St NW1 5NR
020 7262 3818, http://bit.ly/1mhvhYf
Monday-Thursday: 9:30am-1:30pm (rough sleepers' drop-in); Monday: 10:30am-11:30am (drama); Monday: 1:30pm-3:30pm (M’lebone Proj newsletter); Tuesday: 10am-12pm (open access; clothing for rough sleepers only); Tuesday & Friday: 1:30pm-3:30pm (healthy eating; kitchen skills); Wednesday: 8am-9am (running club); Wednesday: 9am-12pm (Women into Work 1:1; advice); Wednesday: 1:30pm-3:30pm (Women into Work group); Thursday: 9am-3pm (life coaching 1:1); Thursday & Friday: 1:30pm-3:30pm (Westminster Adul Education Service – IT, reading, writing); Friday: 10am-12pm (ESOL for beginners) ; Female-only project. Two hostels with 112 single beds and a day centre with a rough sleepers' drop-in. Activities programme for residents and day centre users. Lift for people with mobility problems to access the day centre. CODES: BS, CA, CL, ET, FF, IT, L, LS, MS, MD, SH, TS, SF, LF

Nightwatch

PO Box 9576 SE23 3ZH
Monday-Sunday: 9:30pm-10pm (Queen's Gardens, Croydon); Sandwiches, hot drinks and clothes. Helps Croydon-based clients with vocational and educational materials and furniture for resettlement. CODES: CL, ET, FF

Order of Malta Soup Kitchen

Crypt of St James's Spanish Place Church, 22 George St W1U 3QY
Thursday: 7:45pm-9pm; Wednesday: 6:15am-7:45am (breakfast club, Challoner Room, 24 Golden Square W1F 9JR); Thursday: 7:30pm-9pm (café, St James’s, Spanish Place, W1U 3QY); Hot food, free food, some clothing. CODES: CL, FF, F

Siloam Community Services

c/o TSA London, 217a Gordon Road SE15 3RT
020 8695 8873, http://bit.ly/ZflX1x
Tuesday & Thursday: 10am-2pm (community café and drop-in); Tuesday: 7pm-8pm (free cooked meal); Free meals and drop-in service. Signposting to other agencies for clients with identified support needs. Also emergency meals, food, clothing, toiletries, sleeping bags etc, for clients who need them. CODES: MH, AH, BA, CL, FF, F, TS, SF, OL

Simon Community

129 Malden Road, Kentish Town NW5 4HS
020 7485 6639, http://bit.ly/i3Xij
Monday, Wednesday, Friday: 7:15am-7:30am (tea run: 7.15 Arundel St, Temple; 7.30 Agar St, Strand); Thursday: 8:30pm-1:30am (soup run: Duke's Rd/Euston; Temple; under W'loo Br, behind NT); Sunday: 1:30pm-3:30pm (street cafe: St Giles, nr Centrepoint); Winter shelter:
01 January to 31 March
Monday-Sunday: 7pm-8am; 01 January to 31 March
Monday, Wednesday, Friday: 9:30pm-11:30pm (street work); Outreach support out on the streets, taking food and support to their homeless guests in central London. Winter shelter referral via Simon Community outreach services and Quaker Homeless Action. CODES: FF, CL

St Andrew's Church

Star Centre, Greyhound Road W14 9SX
0207 385 5023, http://bit.ly/1uiQCbl
Saturday: 8am-12:30pm; Three course meal; sandwiches to take away; hot showers; clothing; fortnightly medical attention. CODES: CL, FF

St John Vianney Catholic Church

4 Vincent Road N15 3QH
020 8888 5518, https://bit.ly/2P5hEBe
Saturday: 5:30pm-6pm (Temple); Sandwiches, cakes, soup, tea and coffee. Clothing, mainly for men. CODES: CL, FF

St Laurence's Larder

Christchurch with St Laurence Brondesbury, Corner of Christchurch Avenue and Willesden Lane NW6 7YN
07958 303737, https://bit.ly/2U2zW8r
A warm welcome and fresh three-course meal for those who struggle to make ends met in their community and beyond. An emergency clothes bank is available. Contact Stephen Chamberlain on 07958 303737. CODES: FF, CL

Street Souls

143 Lee Road SE3 9DJ
020 852 0467, http://bit.ly/2X4hqBh
Friday: 8pm-9pm (1st & 3rd week, excl. 3rd Friday in December, St Stephen’s Church, Rochester Row); Hot meals, fresh made sandwiches, various hot drinks, bottled water in summer. Biscuits, cakes and other foods as available. Toiletries, clothing, sleeping bags etc. CODES: CL, FF

Streetlytes

Dalgarno Community Center, 1 Webb Close, London W10 5QB
020 7603 7956, http://bit.ly/H7fcs
Monday: 6pm-9pm (drop-in, St Stephen’s Church, 1 Coverdale Rd, W12 8JJ); Free hot meal, friendship and donated items. Open-ccess to anyone who is homeless or vulnerably housed, or who can't afford to pay for both food and housing. CODES: AH, AD, A, BE, CL, DW, FF, OL, OW

Streets2Homes

2a Wych Elm, Harlow, Essex CM20 1QP
01279 430011, http://bit.ly/2IuUuTB
Monday-Friday: 8:45am-2pm (day centre - breakfast from 8.45); Monday-Friday: 9am-5pm (appointments); Social contact and access to housing and employment advice, health services, food & clothing, and general guidance. Links with a wide range of agencies and organisations to access appropriate help. The day centre provides shower facilities, clean clothes, food etc. as well as advice, support and practical help. Ring or email streets2homes@streets2homes.co.uk for more info. CODES: AH, AD, CL, F, MS, OL, BS

Sufra NW London

160 Pitfield Way, Stonebridge, Middlesex NW10 0PW
0203 441 1335, http://bit.ly/2wLDUYb
Monday-Sunday: 10am-6pm (office open); Wednesday & Sunday: 10am-2pm (Growing Club); Wednesday & Sunday: 12pm-3pm (food bank, referral from Brent Council and other orgs); Friday: 6pm-8:30pm (vegetarian meal); Food bank & community kitchen in Brent, supporting disadvantaged individuals and families suffering food poverty in NW London. Phone or visit. CODES: AD, BA, BE, CL, ET, FF

The Manna Centre

12 Melior Street SE1 3QP
020 7357 9363, http://bit.ly/1lkMogC
Tuesday: 10am-1pm (chiropodist 1st & 3rd wks); Tuesday: 9:30am-12pm (mental health surgery); Wednesday: 10am-1pm (osteopath); Thursday: 9:30am-1pm (DWP surgery); Sunday: 10:30am-11:30am (clothing store, 2nd, 3rd & last of month, Oct–May); Thursday: 9:30am-1pm (health advice for refugees); Monday-Friday: 10:30am-1pm (access to computers); Monday & Friday: 9:30am-1pm (nurse); Monday & Wednesday: 10am-11am (clothing store, by ticket only); Monday: 9am-1pm (nurse); Open-access day centre open 7 days a week. Daily services include breakfast & lunch, showers and housing & welfare advice. All services are free. CODES: MH, AH, BA, BS, CL, ET, FF, FC, MS, TS, SF

The Manna Project

St Stephen's, 17 Canonbury Road N1 2DF
020 7226 5369, http://bit.ly/1SNVUVU
Tuesday: 7pm-9pm; Friday: 9am-11am; Wednesday: 1pm-3pm; Drop-in offering food, showers, laundry (£1), pool, table tennis, singing, art, poetry and gardening, alongside targeted keywork. CODES: AH, AD, A, AC, BA, BS, BE, CA, CL, DA, FF, IT, L, MD, OL, TS, LA, EF, EO, SF, LF

The Penge Run

Saturday: 8pm-8:30pm (2nd week of month, Tothill St); Saturday: 10:15pm-10:45pm (2nd week of month, Lincoln’s Inn fields); Soup and clothing. CODES: CL, FF

The Vision Organisation UK

St Silas Community Hall, Penton Street N1 9UL
07405200064, http://bit.ly/2aS9Bau
Wednesday: 7pm-8pm (Lincoln's Inn Fields: food, drink, personal hygiene goods and offering help); Thursday: 7pm-9pm (drop-in: 3-course meal, clothes, books); CODES: B, CA, CL, FF

Triumphant Church International

136 West Green Rd, South Tottenham N15 5AD
020 8800 6001, https://bit.ly/2B6Ygkc
Sunday: 11am-2pm (food bank); Wednesday: 7pm-8pm (hot meal); Sunday: 9am-10am (hot breakfast); Five Loaves Food Bank is by referral from Haringey agencies. CODES: AD, CL, FF

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