For Homeless and Disadvantaged People

8 Tooting Bec Gardens, London SW16 1RB

Call: 0208 696 0943

Donate to Spires

Links

Some other useful websites that provide resources for helping to tackle homelessness.

  • Homeless Link - the membership organisation for agencies like Spires that provide front-line services to homeless people.
  • Streetlink - a website for advisors and homeless people in London, detailing services, responding to different needs and searchable by borough.
  • Shelter - clear, accessible information for anyone with a housing problem.
  • Crisis' site includes useful information about the causes of homelessness.
  • Housing Justice - the national voice of Christian action on housing and homelessness.
  • The Pavement - a website and monthly magazine for London's homeless providing relevant news and help in accessing services.
  • Engage Lambeth - strengthening businesses and building communities across Lambeth through volunteering.
  • Women's Resource Centre - provides infrastructure support, information and capacity building to voluntary and community organisations working to improve the status of women.
  • The National Ugly Mugs Scheme - run by UKNSWP, a scheme set up to report and receive alerts and improve the safety of sex workers.
  • Counselling Directory - provides advise and useful information for those seeking counseling support.
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.

News
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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