Important information, please read this first:
If you are homeless or at risk of homelessness, the first thing you should do is contact your Local Authority.
The Local Authority has a legal duty to assess whether they should provide you with emergency accommodation. Sadly not everyone will be entitled to emergency housing under the law, but the Local Authority should also provide you with other advice and assistance if they do not feel they have a duty to provide you with emergency housing. Please use this link to find this.
9.30am – 4.30pm
T:020 7426 5650
Buses: Bus 242 on Commercial Street
Tube: The nearest stations are Aldgate East (District and Hammersmith & City), Liverpool Street (National Rail, Circle, Metropolitan and Hammersmith & City) and Shoreditch High Street (Overground).
Every year our services across Britain work with thousands of people to help them rebuild their lives and leave homelessness behind for good. How we can help depends on your needs and situation.
One of our friendly experts will spend time with you to work out what you need. We could help you with:
You can register to vote even if you are homeless or don’t have a fixed address. This page tells you how.
The Skylight Library has a wide range of books and dvds available to borrow. Opening times are 2-5pm on Mondays to Thursdays. Drop into the top floor and have a browse.
We often have volunteer roles as classroom assistants, administrators and more.
Together with homeless people and our supporters, we've achieved real change.