Missionaries of Charity - Gift of Love
Who is the project for?
Who do we help?
Single homeless people aged 25+ with low support needs, particularly those who have been sleeping rough and have no recourse to public funds. No local connection required.
Who we cannot help
No automatic exclusions.
Minimum age accepted
Maximum age accepted
How to get a referral
Accept self referrals and referrals from any agency.
Take enquiries from 4pm Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday & Saturday. Do not accept referrals on Thursdays or Sundays.
Length of stay
≤ 1 Month
Support and accommodation
6 Missionaries of Charity Sisters and volunteers, with sleep-in volunteers at night. Meet residents basic needs of bed, food, clothing and toiletries. Teamwork includes food preparation, laying tables, washing up, laundry. Residents are expected to attend regular house meetings and are free to join in the daily prayer.
In 2, 4 and 7 bed rooms.
Lambeth North or Elephant & Castle tubes - 5 mins walk. Buses 12, 53, 148, 188, 344, C10.