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 we can help.

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Marius's Story

Marius became homeless after a robbery left him with nothing. With the support of Glass Door and others, he's returned to "a normal life".

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Author: Caroline Hillam

Jose's Story

Jose was working two jobs when he became homeless. Holding onto these jobs became a challenge while sleeping rough at a local cemetery.

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Author: Caroline Hillam

Andrew's Story

Andrew, a talented magician, receives ongoing support from Glass Door to maintain his tenancy.

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Author: Caroline Hillam

Our impact

  • 643
    individuals stayed in our shelters in 2017-2018. 
  • 188
    guests moved off the streets and into housing in 2017-2018.
  • 71
    percent feel more optimistic about the future. 

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Volunteer opportunities

  • Casework appointment setter

    Help our guests set appointments with the casework team during drop in hours at the Chelsea Methodist Drop in. Read more

  • Women's group volunteer

    We are looking for a warm and welcoming volunteer to join the women's group on Wednesday afternoons at the Chelsea Methodist Church. Read more