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24-28 December 2023, 10am-5pm

What's on offer at Crisis at Christmas London?

Crisis at Christmas Day Centres are safe, warm and lively places, run by caring and friendly volunteers. They are open for anyone to attend. Download and print our guest invite to share with anyone who may wish to join us. 

Our day centres are in:

  • Bermondsey
  • Stratford
  • Pimlico

You will need to make your own way to the day centres. See below for addresses and maps.

  • Hot meals and snacks
  • Shower facilities
  • Toiletries
  • Advice, information and support
  • Free international phone calls
  • Healthcare, podiatry and opticians
  • A salon service offering haircuts, hair styling, beard trims and nail care
  • Computer access, printing and support to get online
  • Creative sessions
  • Films and TV
  • Games, quizzes and bingo
  • Sports (including a football tournament!)

Most of our guests do not stay overnight. We have some residential centres for people in the most urgent need. If you do not have anywhere to sleep, please speak to your Outreach worker or contact StreetLink on 0300 500 0914 for help. 

Our day centres are open from Sunday 24 December to Thursday 28 December 2023, 10am – 5pm.

To keep Crisis at Christmas safe and enjoyable for everyone, we don’t allow the following in our centres:

  • Under 18s   
  • Pets   
  • Smoking   
  • Drugs   
  • Alcohol   
  • Weapons   
  • Violence   

Thank you for respecting this and helping to keep our centres safe.

Bermondsey Day Centre
City of London Academy,
240 Lynton Road,
Stratford Day Centre
School 21
Pitchford Street
E15 4RZ
Pimlico Day Centre
Pimlico Academy,
36 Lupus Street,

Download Guest Invite