Merton Winter Night Shelter gets underway

Monday 5 December saw the return of the Merton Winter Night Shelter for the first time since 2020. By Wednesday 7th, all eleven places had been taken up by local homeless people. 2022 saw the Merton Winter Night Shelter come under the umbrella of the Merton...
Mayor praises work of the Drop-in at AGM

Mayor praises work of the Drop-in at AGM

Mayor of Merton, Cllr Janice Howard, praised Faith in Action’s work to support homeless people in Merton at our AGM and Open Evening on Monday 7 October 2019. This year’s well-attended event was an opportunity for local councillors, supporters and donors...
Job Opportunity at Faith in Action

Job Opportunity at Faith in Action

Senior Project Worker – 17.5 hours per week We have a vacancy for a Senior Project Worker, whose main role is to assist the Project Manager in running our Drop-in Centre for adults who are homeless or vulnerably housed, suffering from adverse circumstances and...
Drop-in manager honoured by Merton Council

Drop-in manager honoured by Merton Council

On 29 January 2019, at a reception in Merton Civic Centre, our Drop-in manager Andy Fairbairn received a certificate from the Mayor of Merton, Cllr. Mary Curtin, for his outstanding ten years service with Faith in Action Merton Homelessness Project. The...
Newsletter May 2018

Newsletter May 2018

>>Download our latest  FIA newsletter May 2018 This newsletter provides information about our New Opportunities work with our service users, and some of the partner organisations which visit the Homeless Drop-In and provide additional help. New Trustees needed....

Memorial service for Richard Rackett

The Salvation Army and Faith In Action will be hosting a memorial service for Richard Rackett. Richard was known and valued for many years by staff, volunteers, and those who used the services of both the Merton Faith in Action Homeless Drop-In and the Winter Night...