"I spent the last three Christmases going through hell. This year I'll celebrate Christmas in my own flat. I can't tell you how much I'm looking forward to it."
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Forty years ago, a group of people with first-hand experience of homelessness laid the foundations of our work today when they set up a shared house for homeless men in Pimlico. Read more
SHP was established 40 years ago as a move toward a more progressive approach to tackling homelessness. But how far have we really come, and what would the next step look like? Read more
Homelessness has no place in 21st century London – yet we are in the grip of a homeless crisis.
Each day our work restores hope to homeless and vulnerable people with nowhere else to turn.
SHP’s Big Lottery-funded Fulfilling Lives in Islington and Camden (FLIC) project supports people with complex needs to break the cycle they are in.
Our Opportunities Programme helps people tap into their individual strengths and potential, to put them in the driving seat of their own recovery.
With your help, we can transform lives. At home or in your workplace, you and your friends, family or colleagues can make a difference.
"Now I’m chemical free I’m able to sit with myself and absorb life for what it is."
This week, a new report from Shelter showed that one in every 59 Londoners are now homeless. Read more
Green Spark received a helping hand this month thanks to a team of volunteers from Lewis Silkin LLP Read more
SHP and Lewisham Council welcomed representatives from local authorities in Sweden last week to share learning from our refugee resettlement work. Read more