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Single Homeless Project

92 Well Street,
E9 7JA
Telephone: 020 7520 8660 (Main number)
020 8986 8517 (Hackney)
Website: SHP


Single Homeless Project (SHP) is a registered independent charity in England that works with single people who are homeless or at risk of homelessness in London. It aims to provide a range of accommodation and floating support services for homeless and socially excluded people, including those suffering from mental health issues, substance misuse, risk of offending and young people experiencing homelessness or housing trouble.

Hackney Supported Housing is a 28-bed project providing temporary accommodation and low to medium generic support for homeless people within Hackney.

Floating Support provides clients with a support worker, irrespective of their current accommodation, who will help them find or keep housing and help them with personal issues whether they be mental health problems, learning disabilities, substance misuse or violence and criminal offending.

  • Physical / sensory disability
  • Young person at risk / care leaver
  • Mental ill health
  • Offender / at risk of offending
  • Learning disability
  • Housing related support but in need of further assessment to identify specific needs

Also for some people with other needs not classed as SEND. 

Other Details

Who is eligible?

  • people who are 16 and older
  • people residing in Homerton postcodes of E8 and E9, and parts of E5
  • people who are vulnerable and have at least one of the support needs that the service can meet

Referral required?


Referral Details


Self-referrals can be made by telephone.

Referrals by agencies can be made by completing an application form available from SHP.

It is a good idea to contact the service before making a referral in order to make sure they can help you. The service is always happy to talk about referrals and say whether they can help or who else migh be able to help.

Additional Information

245 Gray's Inn Road
London, WC1X 8QY

T: 020 7520 8660

How to Get Here

Bus: 277

Train: London Fields

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