Glass Door partners with churches to give shelter and support, because no one should have to sleep on the streets of London.

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Our Guests' Stories

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If you or someone you know is facing homelessness, here's how to access help.

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Anthony and Nicole

Anthony and Nicole met while homeless and have been supporting each other since. Now, they are staying in a hotel.

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Author: Caroline Hillam

Jimmy's story

Jimmy has been in the UK for 18 years but is not eligible for any assistance from the state. He was homeless until he found Glass Door.

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Author: Rachael Lindsay

Lisa's story

Lisa developed a chronic illness at 21 which made it difficult for her to work. After finding shelter with Glass Door, she is now self-isolating in a hotel .

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Author: Rachael Lindsay

Our impact

  • 5000
    individuals have stayed in our shelters since 1999. 
  • 202
    guests moved off the streets and into housing in 2018-2019.
  • 70
    percent feel more optimistic about the future. 

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