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

Our guests' stories title

Our Guests' Stories

How Glass Door can help

If you or someone you know is facing homelessness, here's an overview of services and how to access them.

Published:

Author:

Will's story

Will used to teach arts and crafts at a community centre for people affected by homelessness. When the funding was cut he became homeless himself.

Published:

Author: Charlie Jordin

Bianca's story

Bianca, a victim of human trafficking and modern slavery, found Glass Door after a period of sleeping on the streets.

Published:

Author: Mikaela Algranati

David's story

David's poor English skills made it hard for him to navigate the system and he ended up sleeping on the streets. Glass Door caseworker Patricia helped him turn his life around.

Published:

Author: Mikaela Algranati

Our impact

  • 1425
    individuals welcomed into services 2021-2022. 
  • 263
    guests moved off the streets and into housing 2021-2022.
  • 94%
    percent feel more optimistic about the future. 

Find out more

Our Latest News

Get Involved Now

  • The Big Half 2022

    4 September 2022: The Big Half is a wonderful celebration of London’s diversity featuring communities and groups of all ages and abilities from the four host boroughs of Greenwich, Lewisham, Southwark and Tower Hamlets. Register by 17th August Read more

  • Royal Parks Half Marathon 2022

    9 October 2022: Take on London’s most popular half marathon in four of London's Royal Parks and some of the Capital's most iconic landmarks. Register by 19th August. Read more

  • Share your experience: Lived Experience Group

    Are you an expert by experience? Would you like to have a say in shaping future programmes? Read more