Across the Diocese of London, 65 parishes are involved in running and hosting Winter Night Shelters. This page is dedicated to resourcing these wonderful parishes in their act of hospitality.
Next Gathering Winter Night Shelters, Refugees and Migrants
Please join us on the 21st May as we explore how can we support every guest from every nation
The evening will be hosted by Angela Afzal, Refugee and Migrant Response Coordinator for Capital Mass
Winter Night Shelter & Mental Health 03/19
We were grateful to Barney Wells, Director of EASL (Enabling Assessment Service London) for delivering such an excellent evening as we explored how we support our guests and their mental health needs.
Below are some links and the presentation which Barney brought to us.
If you attended the gathering, please could you leave us a little feedback: LINK
Winter Night Shelter Training 09/18
The following are the recorded talks and links to resources from our first WNS gathering.
Documents and Links from Bethan’s talk
Joint Council for the Welfare of Immigrants – Legal Advice helpline for undocumented migrants LINK
Praxis – Support for Migrants at risk LINK
Routes Home – Support for non UK Nationals sleeping rough in London LINK
Supporting European Nationals
Written resources for supporting homeless EEA nationals LINK
Eastern European Resource Centre - Advice LINK
The Aire Centre – Advice for EEA Nationals LINK
BARKA UK -support to Eastern European Nationals who are rough sleeping. LINK
Westminster Citizens Advice Bureau - project for EEA Nationals LINK
Brexit and EU Settlement
A short overview of the EU Settlement Scheme from Praxis, including how homelessness services might help people to prepare.