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Hackney Winter Night Shelter

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Hackney Winter Night Shelter
provides a hot meal and a warm bed for homeless guests who would
otherwise be out on the streets during the coldest winter months.
Our vision is for a route out of homeless
for everyone in need in Hackney, so we offer this alongside professional
and holistic support to help our guests rebuild their lives.

Hackney Winter Night Shelter (HWNS) is a volunteer-led organisation that values the contribution and experience of volunteers from all walks of life.From November to April each year we open our doors to around 100 guests
and our link workers continue to assist them throughout the year
with finding more stable accommodation, addressing health and legal
issues, and rebuilding their lives after homelessness.

Hackney Winter Night Shelter has been opening doors to homeless
people in the borough since 1993. It is run by Hackney Doorways, a
registered charity.

Charity No: 1139183

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