SWR Christmas Shoe Box Appeal 2020

SWR Christmas Shoe Box Appeal 2020

South Western Railway’s Christmas Shoe Box Appeal is back at Wimbledon Station on 7 December, with all donations going to Faith in Action’s homeless drop-in. Help make Christmas brighter for those who need it most, by filling a shoebox with useful items...

Drop-in Autumn Update

Since reopening from the lockdown at the beginning of June, we have seen a steady flow of service users visit the Drop-in every Wednesday and Friday. We started off with about 12 people a day; most of these were Polish in accommodation, either placed in hotels or...

Drop-in August update

Sadly, the Faith in Action Homeless Drop-in is still not able to provide our normal level of service for homeless and vulnerably-housed people, due to government restrictions. However, we are providing a tailored, appointment-only service on Wednesdays and Fridays,...

Dzienny ośrodek – aktualności, czerwiec

Prawie wszyscy nasi bezdomni goście podczas epidemii pozostają zakwaterowani w hotelach w różnych częściach Londynu. 3 czerwca otworzyliśmy nasz ośrodek po raz pierwszy od marca, przyjmując podopiecznych na omówione spotkania w środy i piątki.  Indywidualne sesje z...
Drop-in June update

Drop-in June update

Nearly all of our homeless service users continue to be in hotel accommodation in various parts of London while the lockdown continues.   On 3 June, we opened the Drop-in for the first time since March on both the Wednesday and Friday of that week for pre-arranged...

Drop-in May update

Our team continues to support homeless people, despite the Drop-in being closed for the duration. Nearly all of our homeless service users – including those dozen or so who were in the Merton Winter Night Shelter – have accepted hotel accommodation in...
Mayor of Merton’s Charity Appeal

Mayor of Merton’s Charity Appeal

Last Saturday, 25 April, should have seen the prestigious Mayor of Merton’s Charity Ball at the All England Club, Faith in Action being one of the two beneficiary charities adopted by outgoing Mayor of Merton, Cllr Janice Howard, in 2019/20. Unfortunately the...

Message from Chair of Trustees

Update to supporters on the Drop-in during the COVID-19 emergency. Very reluctantly, we have had to close our Homeless Drop-In, following government instructions about social distancing. We will re-open as soon as we can. Meanwhile, we are continuing to work with our...

Drop-in now closed for duration

In the light of recent government announcements, we have very reluctantly decided that we cannot run the Drop-in for the duration, which has now closed. We will keep our service users informed of further developments here on our website. Our telephone number for...

Our Drop-in during the Corona emergency

Regrettably, our Drop-in will be open for PEOPLE WITHOUT ACCOMMODATION ONLY from Friday 20 March until further notice. This is a tremendously challenging time for us all, however we are endeavouring to keep the Drop-in open as long as we possibly can. We will post...