Making a difference: 2018 in numbers

With 2018 just over, we're taking a look back at everything we achieved - making a difference to the lives of more than 6,800 people, across every London boroughs.Read more

Government is in denial over rough sleeping, says SHP

SHP’s Chief Executive Liz Rutherfoord has called on ministers to face up to the role of government policy in creating the "perfect storm" behind the continuing rise in homelessness.Read more

Winter shelters to provide respite for rough sleepers

SHP will be running two night shelters over the coming winter months, providing a bed, food and support for 48 rough sleepers in Camden, Islington and Redbridge.Read more

Hopes and dreams for Christmas

This Christmas SHP clients have come together to share their hopes and dreams for Christmas through art.Read more

The best bus driver in London!

Pat, an ex-SHP client, has won a prestigious award at TfL's London bus Awards, naming him the best bus driver in London.Read more

Breaking the 'catch 22' of homelessness

We're partnering with landlords and employers to support more than 1,800 homeless and vulnerable people into homes and jobs.Read more

One year welcoming refugees to Waltham Forest

We're proud to have been supporting refugees to make Waltham Forest their home for one year.Read more

Mayor sets out plan to help rough sleepers this winter

Sadiq Khan doubles street outreach team and gears up severe weather shelters to open London-wide whenever freezing temperatures are forecast.Read more

Emergency winter shelters list released

With London in the grips of a cold snap, find out where emergency shelters are operating across the capital.Read more

Women’s Group head to the great outdoors!

The two night camping trip gave the women a bit of respite from their day to day lives, as well as the perfect opportunity to get out of LondonRead more

Big Dig brings community together

Our Ashley Road hostel recently threw open its doors to host ‘The Big Dig’, which bought together residents, community groups and members of the public to transform the garden of the hostel.Read more

Lewisham council pledges to resettle 100 more Syrian refugee families

SHP supports Lewisham Council’s ambition to expand the current refugee resettlement programme.Read more

Meet our Royal Park runners!

This year 20 heroic runners are taking on the Royal Parks Half Marathon to raise vital funds for SHP. Find out more about them and the reasons they're running.Read more

Corporate fundraisers go the extra ‘kilometres’

Asurion Europe, one of SHP’s corporate partners, walked, ran and cycled more than 1,000 kilometres around Richmond Park for SHPRead more

From New York to Mumbai: SHP artwork goes on tour

Two pieces of artwork produced by SHP clients are currently on a tour of some of the world’s most major cities after they were included in an international art exhibition 'This is Where I Live'.Read more