For Homeless and Disadvantaged People

8 Tooting Bec Gardens, London SW16 1RB

Call: 0208 696 0943

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A service user

 

“People on the street told me to come to Spires.  

They’ve been a great help to me.”

Open Access

Open to all, our Open Access drop-in centre is where disadvantaged, vulnerable and socially isolated men and women can access a range of internal and external support services in a welcoming and inclusive environment. 

Services on offer

Support services available at the Spires day centre include the following:

  • drug and alcohol support
  • benefits advice
  • employment advice
  • housing advice and advocacy
  • tenancy support
  • legal advice.

Healthcare at Spires

We also have healthcare professionals available on-site, including a weekly nurse’s clinic and a chiropodist (first Thursday of every month). 

Refreshments and a free lunch (including a vegetarian option) are available. Lunch is provided between 12.30-1.30pm

Sorry – no children under 16 admitted

For more information about any of our centre services, please contact our Centre Services Manager, Rob Malkin at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or phone 020 8696 0943

MonTuesWedsThursFri
  10.30am - 2pm      
How to find us
Getting here

Bus

Routes 50, 57, 109, 118, 133, 159, 201, 249, 250, 255, 315, 319, 333, G1 and P13 all stop close to Spires - just ask for St Leonard’s.

Train

Streatham station (Thameslink and London Bridge lines) is about 5 minutes walk away.

Streatham Hill station (for Victoria and Clapham Junction or West Croydon and Crystal Palace) is 10 to 15 minutes walk or a short bus ride.

Streatham Common station (for Victoria or Croydon) is slightly further but on the 118 bus route.

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Centre opening hours

MONDAY
9 - 10.30am ROUGH SLEEPERS SPACE
10.30am - 1.30pm WOMEN'S SPACE

TUESDAY
9 - 10.30am ROUGH SLEEPERS SPACE
10.30am - 2pm OPEN ACCESS

WEDNESDAY
10am - 12pm ROUGH SLEEPERS SPACE

THURSDAY
9 - 1pm ROUGH SLEEPERS SPACE

FRIDAY
9 - 10.30am ROUGH SLEEPERS SPACE
10.30am - 1.30pm WOMEN'S SPACE

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