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

Bench Outreach

14 New King Street
Deptford
SE8 3HS
020 8694 7740
Thursday: 1pm-4pm (SHE);
https://www.benchoutreach.com/
SHE (Support, Help, Empowerment) is a weekly drop-in session offering advice to homeless and vulnerable women in a safe, female-only space. CODES: AH, BA, FF, LF, OL, TS

Clapton Community Drop-in

Round Chapel Old School Rooms
Powerscroft Road
E5 0PU
020 8533 9676
Sunday: 2:30pm-4pm;
Wednesday: 12:30pm-3:30pm (Job Club);
https://theroundchapel.org.uk/projects/clapton-community-drop-in/
Contact: coordinator.claptondropin@gmail.com. Help to access services, particularly in relation to housing, benefits, JobCentre Plus, as well as health- and family-related issues. The Job Club is for anyone wanting support with maintaining their benefits, with support to access Universal Job Match, write a CV and apply for jobs. For info about peer support for women or mental health support, phone, call in or check the website. CODES: MH, BA, CA, FF, OL, LA, EO

Crisis Christmas

66 Commercial Street
E1 6LT
0300 636 1967
Winter shelter/Crisis at Christmas:
23 December to 29 December
Monday: 11am-9pm;
Tuesday-Sunday: 9am-9pm;
https://www.crisis.org.uk/
Crisis at Christmas provides food, good cheer and great company. Take part in fun and relaxing activities and get one-to-one advice to find your way out of homelessness. Day Centre addresses (23 – 29 December only: North London Day Centre (Westminster Kingsway College, 211 Grays Inn Row, WC1X 8RA), East London Day Centre (The City Academy, Hackney, Homerton Row, E9 6EA), West London Day Centre (Kensington Aldridge Academy, 1 Silchester Road, W10 6EX), South London Centre (City of London Academy, Lynton Road, SE1 5LA), and Croydon Centre (Harris Invictus Academy Croydon, 88 London Road, CR0 2TB). CODES: AH, AD, BS, BE, CL, DT, ET, FF, IT, OL, LF, FC, MH, MS, MD, DW, LA, F, A, TS

Ealing Churches Winter Night Shelter

07930 378263
25 November to 20 March
Monday-Sunday: 7:30pm-8:30am;
Referral via St Mungo's outreach team, Streetlink (0300 500 0914), Acton Homeless Concern (020 8992 5768) or Ealing Soup Kitchen (020 8566 3507 x7). Ealing Foodbank (020 8840 9428). 14 bed spaces. No self-referral. We are a Night Shelter running through the winter months to provide a warm, safe place for people who find themselves homeless. CODES: AH, BA, OL, FF, DA, BE, L, BS

Marylebone Centre (Church Army)

1-5 Cosway St
NW1 5NR
020 7262 3818
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) ;
https://www.churcharmy.org.uk/Groups/245010/Church_Army/ms/Marylebone_Project/Marylebone_Project.aspx
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

Missionaries of Charity (Home of Peace - for women)

179 Bravington Road
Queen's Park
W9 3AR
020 8960 2644
For single women with no or very low support needs aged 18-60. Open access. Dry. CODES: AH, FF

Providence Row

The Dellow Centre
82 Wentworth Street
E1 7SA
020 7375 0020
Monday-Friday: 9am-3:30pm (needle exchange - closed 12.30–1.30pm);
Monday: 10am-11:30am (men's group);
Monday: 2pm-3pm (yoga);
Tuesday: 9:30am-12:30pm (homeopathy);
Tuesday: 11:30am-12:30pm (relaxation skills);
Tuesday: 2pm-3:30pm (women's group);
Wednesday: 11:30am-1pm (peer support, addictions);
Thursday: 11am-1pm (art & wellbeing);
Friday: 10am-11:30am (Breaking Free Online- computer assisted therapy);
Friday: 10am-11:30am (self-harming support group);
Monday: 1:30pm-3:30pm (mental health drop-in);
https://www.providencerow.org.uk/
Helps people of all backgrounds to an independent and fulfilled life away from homelessness & exclusion. They address not only users' immediate needs, but also the underlying issues and causes of their homelessness and exclusion. Download the timetable for their learning and wellbeing programme (https://bit.ly/2FXNYor). Most of their facilities are step-free. Services in Romanian and Polish. CODES: MH, AC, BA, BS, CA, C, DW, ET, FF, F, IT, NE

Sufra NW London

160 Pitfield Way
Stonebridge
Middlesex
NW10 0PW
0203 441 1335
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);
https://www.sufra-nwlondon.org.uk/
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

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