Meet Our Peer Mentors

To celebrate Volunteers' Week 2018, we spoke to some of our peer mentors - including some of our newest - to find out why they volunteer their time with us.Read more

SHP welcomes 13 new Peer Mentors

These dedicated volunteers, all of whom have overcome alcohol or substance misuse issues, will now use their skills and experience to support others on their recovery journeys.Read more

SHP client wins Camden Adult Pathway Award

An SHP client has won an award celebrating the outstanding achievements of women in recovery.Read more

SHP ahead of the curve on gender pay gap

SHP has bucked the trend with regard to disparities between how much men and women are paid, a new report reveals.Read more

SHP welcomes Lord Dubs and Yvette Cooper

Syrian refugee families who’ve resettled in Lambeth gathered for a discussion hosted by SHP with leading politicians.Read more

A Christmas to remember

Businesses, schools, universities and community groups from across London joined together to give our clients Christmas to remember.Read more

HAWk workers flying high after winning award

Two of SHP’s Housing Advice Workers (HAWk) have been commended for their outstanding work by the National Probation ServiceRead more

In from the cold: how to help rough sleepers this winter

With rough sleeping in London on the rise, it’s easy to feel helpless – but you can make a difference.Read more

Making a difference: our year in numbers

With only a few weeks of 2017 remaining, we’ve been taking stock: This year our work made a difference to the lives of more than 6,800 people, across 22 London boroughs.Read more

A year of hope: watch our film

As the New Year beckoned, we spoke to Michael, Dawn and Bill about their hopes for the future.Read more

Clients take part in shoebox appeal

SHP’s services in Redbridge have delivered gifts to The Samaritans Purse as part of their annual shoe box campaign.Read more

SHP Redbridge opens its door to the community

SHP Redbridge Support Service opened its doors to the community last week, inviting clients, local residents and other professionals to celebrate the vital work it does in the borough.Read more

Autumn Budget round up

Chancellor Philip Hammond has announced a series of measures in the Autumn Budget that affect homelessness and housing.Read more

40 years of SHP

2018 will be a landmark year for SHP, marking the moment in 1977 when we first became a registered charity. But how do our origins continue to influence our work today?Read more

One in 59 Londoners homeless

This week, a new report from Shelter showed that one in every 59 Londoners are now homeless.Read more