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Ealing Churches Winter Night Shelter

Who is the project for?

Who do we help?

Single rough sleepers, will also accept couples but they must sleep in separate areas. Priority is given to people with a local connect to LB Ealing.

Who we cannot help

We review all referrals. No professional staff, so not accepting very high-need.



Minimum age accepted


Maximum age accepted


How to get a referral

Referral agencies

Can only accept referrals from local official agencies, eg Acton Homeless Concern, St Mungo's and Ealing Soup Kitchen.

Referral procedure

Email to check vacancies. Referral form available by email. Interview where possible or referring agencies can share full assessment. Our main referrers are Acton Homeless Concern, St Mungo’s and Ealing Soup Kitchen. We do not take self-referrals.

Length of stay

Minimum stay

1 Night

Maximum stay

≤ 1 Month

Support and accommodation

Support offered

Most shelter support provided by volunteers. Provide general assistance with housing and benefits issues such as form filling, making and accompanying to appointments. Signposting to other agencies.

Total spaces


Further information

Public transport

Maps and tickets provided for travel to venue by bus.