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.



Annabel's Story

Before turning to Glass Door, Annabel suffered from postnatal depression and addiction. Now she's staying at the newly-opened Pret House.


Author: Caroline Hillam

Martha's story

Pregnant and homeless, Glass Door helped Martha find shelter and legal support. Now she's in temporary housing waiting for a verdict.


Author: Melissa Kerschen

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".


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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Upcoming events

  • Vitality 10k Run 2019

    May 27: Run the Vitality 10k as part of team Glass Door. Register now. Read more

  • Ride London 2019

    4 August: Join the GD team and follow in the bike tracks of some of the world’s best cyclists. Read more

  • Sleep Out in the Square

    Sign on now! The seventh annual Sleep Out in the Square takes place Friday, 4 October. Read more