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Inspiration Ministries




This page is for help and support for those suffering from hardship, homelessness, needing advice on finances and social security as well as family support and more. The pastor runs a homeless mission in various areas.

Advice Centres



Community care advice centre


Aldborough Road North Newbury Park Ilford Essex IG2 7SR


020 8708 7333


who may have social care and support needs or need help in finding a care home.


Monday-Friday 9am-4.30pm





Havering citizens advice bureau



9 Victoria Rd, Romford RM1 2JT


01708 763531


Housing and employment problems

Training and volunteering


Monday-Friday 9am-4.30pm


Barking and Dagenham advice339 Heathway










020 8594 6715


information and advice on issues such as housing, welfare benefits, employment, debt and relationship




Advice session times  -  Monday- friday


09.30 - 17.00


ProspectsHolgate House

6 Holgate Court

Western Road


RM1 3JS01708 746 401


Employment and skills



Children and young people





Family mosaic 


Arcola Street

9-13 Arcola Street



E8 2DJ020 7089 1000


training, employment,

affordable homes to rent and buy, as well as care and support services


Mon-Fri, 9.00-17.30





Havering housing advice


01708 432824


Monday Tuesday,Thursday and Friday 9-5pm

Wednesday 1-5pm


Barking and Dagenham housing adviceJohn Smith House, Bevan Avenue, Barking


IG11 9LL020 8215 3002


Apply for relevant benefits, including Housing Benefit


Contact the appropriate team in the council regarding your housing issues


Monday –Friday 8.45am-4.45pm




Housing advice Newham


328 Barking Road

East Ham


E6 2RT020 8430 2000





Hackney Housing Options and Advice

Hackney Service Centre

1 Hillman Street


E8 1DY020 8356 2929


Monday to Friday 9am - 5pm




Haringey council advice


020 8489 1000



(from 9am to 5pm)





Various Help And Assistance Links In Various  Areas




There are more services for the area further down also.


Some of these services may require a number to call back on as with many out of hours services and they do not usually operate during the day and the time they accept calls from may differ from service to service but sometimes information changes so you would need to contact each service directly for up to date information.


Much further down there is much more housing and benefits contact information and services for Havering plus other areas. We are not connected with these organizations or making reccommendations and cannot give advice or assistace with them but the details are there for independant use. Please do not link or connect us with any of the listed organizations as we have no affiliation with them and simply offer information found on the internet and can offer no advise nor liase with them or give advice on their services and we do not do any form of referrals. This page is just to make searches easier everywhere just to find find a few contacts which helps reduce frustration for those in need.


Many areas in London and other parts of Essex and England below.




Night Shelters in Havering & Dagenham contacts



Dagenham out of hours service

020 8594 8356


Havering out of hours

01708 433 999


Havering council

01708 43 43 43


Scroll down for more in Havering and nearby



Womens refuges


Womens Aid Havering

01708 728 759


Womens Aid

0808 2000 247






We do not refer anyone to anywhere. Calls for information need to be made to each place.





Housing Support & Day Centres For All Areas (Hot Food)


New Horizon Youth Centre (North London Based)

Housing advice as well as referral system. They assess and cand= direct people to night shelters also and give people advice on housing, their benefits and they offer workshops and courses but for accurate information you should contact them or visit their website.


Contact Them

We’re here to offer advice & support, just pick up the phone for a chat.


General Info+44 (0) 207 388 5560

Youth Work+44 (0) 207 388 5570

Advice+44 (0) 207 388 5580

[email protected]



Even better pop into our centre for a chat at 68 Chalton St, London, NW1 1JR. Get Directions



Help, advice and motivation for those in dept



Housing Support Including Havering & Dagenham


Homeless Advice


Street Link (Homeless Advice)

0300 500 0914


Liberty Housing Havering



Liberty Shopping Centre

Western Road





01708 432824



01708 432813



[email protected]





Havering Council

01708 432824


Dagenham Council

020 8215 3000





Link To Find Foodbanks Near You


Hot Meals Free (Link below) and foodbanks in various areas



Foodbanks Lewisham



Foodbanks In Havering

Link to list of foodbanks and information about them:


Collier Row Foodbank

Mob: 07548674958

Tel: 01708 745626


Office/postal address:

Collier Row Foodbank

The Church of the Good Shepherd

3 Redriff Road






Harold Hill Foodbank: Unit 1 Guardian Business Centre, Faringon Avenue

Open Monday to Friday 10.30am and 1.30pm

For enquiries please contact us on

01708 386323

For a map of our location


M: 07825 758028

[email protected]


Trussell Trust Foodbank Network

For enquiries about the Trussell Trust please see our website


Centralized assistance (various) for London including hot meals, foodbanks, cloths etc.


Rainham Foodbank

RCCG - King of Kings Community Centre,

Mardyke Community Centre,

South Street


RM13 8PJ


Hornchurch Distribution Centre

Holy Cross COE - Hornchurch

260 Hornchurch Road

RM11 1PX


General enquiries

T: 01708 397484

M: 07428 187545

    07592 583084

[email protected]

The Trussell Trust

For enquiries about the Trussell Trust please see our website


Please note that there are maps but some food banks are open on specific days so you should contact them for up to date  information. Because information can change it is better if we direct people to the organization directly.



Foodbanks Harringey


Foodbanks Hertfordshire




Foodbanks Brentwood




Foodbanks Hackney



Foodbanks Norwood & Brixton





Citizens Advice


Citizens Advice can provide confidential, impartial and independent advice on a range of issues including housing.

The National Domestic Violence Helpline (24 hours)

If someone is fleeing domestic violence, please contact: 0808 2000 247


London Reconnection Team

This team can provide advice to European migrants in London who want to return to their home country: Call 0870 383 3322

For information for European migrants outside of London who want to return home, visit the Routes Homes website, run by ThamesReach.

Refugee Action

Refugee Action can provide advice to other migrants and asylum seekers: Call 0808 800 0007


Alone In London

0207 278 4224

Some of their serves



Refugee And Asylum Seeker Help



Accommodation search All Areas




Telephone our Supporter Helpdesk on 0300 330 1234 from Monday - Friday 9am-6pm (excluding bank holidays). Calling this number will cost you less than a local rate call.

Fax us on 0344 515 2973. (Please note we cannot give housing advice on this number.)


Email [email protected] 

Main Switchboard 0344 515 2000 (9-5.30 Mon-Fri) – Please note we cannot give housing advice on this number.

Shelter Head Office

88 Old Street




Shelter Scotland

4th floor, Scotiabank House

6 South Charlotte Street







Accommodation search All Areas




Contact Shelter For Help And Advice

Get housing help and advice

Contact Shelter's free housing advice helpline on 0808 278 8330 (calls are free from UK landlines and main mobile networks).

Visit the Get Advice section of this website for help online.

Phone or visit a Shelter advice centre near you.


Get supporter information



Family Mediation & Women's Refuges


Womens refuges


Womens Aid Havering

01708 728 759


Family Mediation Training & employment Advice and Support Mind Connect Schools Work - See more at:


In need of advice In need of support Homeless or are at risk of becoming homeless Have family difficulties We can provide you with a 1-2-1 session with one of our advisors, who will find out about your circumstances and talk you through your options. We can also support you while you take the first steps to secure stable accommodation. This we do by: providing information about hostels and other types of suitable housing referring you to hostels and shared accommodation helping you complete forms helping you with claiming benefit entitlements speaking to other agencies on your behalf introducing you to our other services, such as Training & Employment and Family Mediation signposting you to a range of external support services, depending on your circumstances - See more at: more info:


Info on homelessness and problems: Yu=pu search what you require 


Help With Travel Expenses


Help with travel expenses and other help and advice in Havering from.

Pleae contact all places directly to enquire in case their services have changed. We do give information on criterias and cannot confirm what each organization will definitely do.


The Salvation Army

High Street Romford, RM1 1JJ

United Kingdom

Email address: [email protected]

Phone: 01708 380 280


(For those in other areas please contact the Salvation army in your area for further enquires on what they may be able to assit you with or log onto their website)


Age concern, drop in centres and other help in various areas and cities


Havering CAB


South Hornchurch Library

Rainham Road


RM13 7RD


[email protected]


Advice and information on a range of issues including benefits, housing rights, money and debt, consumer, employment rights, legal issues.

Target group

General public.

Area served

London Borough of Havering.


Family Mosaic Havering

Help with courses, family, housing and other matters are covered but you should look on their website directly but they have mentioned that they do not rehouse people directly so you may wish to contact the local authority for this. Information can change at any time but this information was up to date when publicised.



Holgate House Holgate Court, Western Road Romford





Work search application and career opportunities: LinkedIn

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More housing info further down






Out of hours & emergency services for

those homeless in and local to Havering with additional areas in the UK


Please cut and paste the web links below if you have any issues with the linking







Various useful links

and help various areas



Homelessness/housing advice

Street Link


0300 500 0914



As stated on their site (info can change so please check on their site)


StreetLink is a website that enables the public to alert local authorities in England about rough sleepers in their area.


This service offers the public a means to act when they see someone sleeping rough and is the first step someone can take to ensure rough sleepers are connected to the local services and support available to them.


The service is funded by Government and is part of their commitment to end rough sleeping.



No Second Night Out


0300 500 0914


No Second Night Out (NSNO) focuses on helping those who find themselves rough sleeping on the streets of London for the first time.


NSNO will ensure there is a rapid response to new rough sleepers, and will provide an offer that means they do not have to sleep out for a second night.



Homeless London

The Homeless London website has detailed information about services available to homeless people.



0808 800 4444


Shelter's free housing advice helpline is open 7 days a week from 8am-8pm weekdays and 8am-5pm at weekends.


Their website contains detailed information on homelessness, finding a place to live, paying for a home, families and relationships, renting and leasing, repairs and bad conditions, eviction, and repossession.  

Westminster Rough Sleeping Helpline


If you are sleeping rough in Westminster, call the council's 24-hour Rough Sleeping helpline on (020) 7641 3841.




Missing People


Missing People is the only charity in the UK which specialises in, and is dedicated to, bringing missing children and adults back together with their families.

Get Connected


0808 808 4994


[email protected]


A free, confidential helpline that gives young people in difficult situations support, information and advice.


Open 7 days a week, 1pm to 11pm.

Local Homeless Persons Units

(Please note that info sometimes changes including times and site addresses etc., so you will need to check info directly with the organization)



Street Link


Here a homeless person is reported and they send someone out to find and assess them and they can aparently rehouse but it is not usually the same night but it may help to start various procedures and think about both short term (the immediate night) as well as longterm in case the initial place found for the night does not have any longterm soloutions however the information given was up to date when added here but because things change it is better if you contact all organizations directly for up to date information incase there are changes.


0300 500 0914


Find emergency accommodation by clicking here plus there is a partial list on the list below.


999 Club Nightshelter

Tel 0208 694 5797 ext 209

Area(s): Lewisham


St Mungo's - Mare Street Hostel

Tel 020 8525 7700

Area(s): Hackney


Forest Churches Emergency Night Shelter

Tel 07739 870411

Area(s): Waltham Forest


999 Club Nightshelter

Tel 0208 694 5797 ext 209


Area(s): LewishamWinter shelter


Ashford Place Assesment Centre

Tel 020 8208 8595


Bromley Winter Night Shelter

Tel 020 8464 4848, 07806 602347

Area(s): BromleyWinter shelter


C4WS Homeless Project Night Shelter

Tel 07598 066712

Area(s): CamdenWinter shelter


CARIS Islington Churches Cold Weather Shelter

Tel 07913 020738

Area(s): IslingtonWinter shelter


Catalyst Night Shelter

Tel 07894 448729, 07527 192161

Area(s): HaveringWinter shelter


Crisis at Christmas

Tel 0300 251 0111

Area(s): IslingtonWinter shelter


Firm Foundation Winter Night Shelter

Tel 020 8426 5515

Area(s): HarrowWinter shelter


Forest Churches Emergency Night Shelter

Tel 07739 870411

Area(s): Waltham Forest Winter shelter


Glass Door Night Shelters

Tel 020 7351 4948

Area(s): Hammersmith & Fulham, Kensington & Chelsea, Richmond upon Thames,

Wandsworth Winter shelter


Haringey & Enfield Churches Winter Shelter (APAP)


Area(s): Enfield, HaringeyWinter shelter


Joel Community Trust Night Shelter - Kingston

Tel 020 8255 7400

Area(s): Kingston upon ThamesWinter shelter


Look Ahead - Manor Place

Tel 020 7525 5950

Area(s): SouthwarkDirect access


Merton Action for Single Homeless (MASH)

Tel 020 8543 3677

Area(s): MertonDirect access


Merton Winter Night Shelter

Tel 020 8544 6697

Area(s): MertonWinter shelter


Missionaries of Charity - Gift of Love

Tel 020 7620 1504

Area(s): SouthwarkDirect access


Missionaries of Charity - Home of Peace

Tel 020 8960 2644

Area(s): WestminsterDirect access


Nightstop London

Tel 07767 882881

Area(s): Bromley, Enfield, Greenwich,



Quaker Christmas Shelter

Tel 07833 123155

Area(s): IslingtonWinter shelter


SPEAR - Penny Wade House

Tel 020 8404 1481

Area(s): Richmond upon ThamesDirect access


St Mungo's - Hither Green

Tel 020 8297 5930

Area(s): LewishamDirect access


St Mungo's - Mare Street Hostel

Tel 020 8525 7700

Area(s): HackneyDirect access


The Marylebone Project - Bradbury House

Tel 020 7262 3818

Area(s): WestminsterDirect access


The ROBES Project

Tel 020 7407 5623

Area(s): Lambeth, Southwark




Please see more night shelters in the UK but more can be found on the lilac link above as mentioned.


Access Community Trust - Fyffe Centre

Tel 01502 569033

Area(s): SuffolkDirect access


Access Community Trust - Phoenix House

Tel 01502 587061

Area(s): SuffolkDirect access


Bishopbridge House

Tel 01603 666563

Area(s): NorfolkDirect access


Cambridge Cyrenians - Short Stay Accommodation

Tel 01223 712501

Area(s): CambridgeshireDirect access


Cambridgeshire & Peterborough YMCA - Timestop

Tel 01733 891891

Area(s): PeterboroughDirect access


Chelmsford CHESS Nightshelter

Tel 01245 252410

Area(s): EssexDirect access


Colchester Emergency Nightshelter

Tel 01206 549885

Area(s): EssexDirect access


Corona House

Tel 01223 369125

Area(s): CambridgeshireDirect access


Ferry Project

Tel 01945 429300

Area(s): CambridgeshireDirect access


HARP - The Bradbury Centre

Tel 01702 430696

Area(s): Southend on SeaDirect access


Havebury Housing Partnership - Tayfen House

Tel 01284 725487

Area(s): SuffolkDirect access


Jimmy's Cambridge

Tel 01223 576085

Area(s): CambridgeshireDirect access


King's Arms Project Nightshelter

Tel 01234 266085

Area(s):  access direct


New Haven

Tel 01733 554858

Area(s): PeterboroughDirect access

North Herts Sanctuary-Stevenage Haven

Tel 01462 435835

Area(s): Hertfordshire







Out of hours Emergency Housing services London



During the day you can approach your local Homeless Persons Unit.


Contact your local authority for the telephone number and opening hours.


Outside office hours, use these emergency numbers for London boroughs:


Barking and Dagenham: 020 8594 8356


Barnet: 020 8359 2000


Bexley: 020 8303 7777


Brent: 020 8937 1234


Bromley: 020 8464 4848


Camden: 020 7278 4444


City of London: 020 7606 3030


Croydon: 020 8686 4433


Ealing: 020 8825 5000


Enfield: 020 8379 1000


Greenwich: 020 8854 8888


Hackney: 020 8356 2300


Hammersmith & Fulham: 020 8748 8588


Haringey: 020 8348 3148


Harrow: 020 8863 5611


Havering: 01708 433999


Hillingdon: 01895 250697


Hounslow: 020 8583 2222


Islington: 020 7226 0992


Kensington & Chelsea: 0207 361 3008


Kingston Upon Thames: 020 8770 5000 (run

by LB Sutton on behalf of Kingston)


Lambeth: 020 7926 1000


Lewisham: 020 8778 0877


Merton: 020 8770 5000 (run by LB Sutton on

behalf of Merton)


Newham: 020 8552 9587


Redbridge: 020 8553 5825


Richmond Upon Thames: 020 8744 2442


Southwark: 020 7525 5000


Sutton: 020 8770 5000


Tower Hamlets: 020 7364 5000


Waltham Forest: 020 8496 3000


Wandsworth: 020 8871 6000


Westminster: 020 7286 7412









































































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