Merton Homelessness Project

Our Homeless Drop-in is open every Wednesday and Friday from 10am to 2.30pm, at the Salvation Army Hall, 109 Kingston Road, London SW19 1LT.

Who is the Drop-in for?

Our professional staff team, supported by more than 50 enthusiastic volunteers, welcome street sleepers and vulnerably-housed people from Merton and neighbouring boroughs. We offer:

    • Breakfast, hot drinks,snacks and a home-cooked lunch
    • Shower and laundry facilities
    • Clothes and food parcels
    • Internet access
    • Assistance with, and advice on, online job and housing applications and Universal Credit benefit claims
    • Help in the search for work: assistance with writing CVs, job searches and interview practice.
    • Help with access to local statutory and voluntary services such as Community Drug & Alcohol teams, Street Link, Merton Council housing services  and the Merton Winter Night Shelter.

To get a flavour of what we mean to our service-users, read stories from the Drop-in and Winter Night Shelter.

Our address

Salvation Army Hall
109 Kingston Road
South Wimbledon
London SW19 1LT.

We are a short walk from South Wimbledon tube station and the Wimbledon-Croydon Tramlink Merton Park tram stop. Bus routes 152, 131 and 57. Click here for a map

How accessible are the Drop-in premises?

We have full wheelchair access and there is an adapted shower and toilet.

Merton Winter Night Shelter

The Shelter provides emergency accommodation between December and March. It comprises 12 hosting venues across Merton, providing safe accommodation over 98 nights.

What area do we serve?

London Borough of Merton (Mitcham, Morden, Raynes Park and Wimbledon) and the surrounding areas.

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