Skip to main content

Hackney Winter Night Shelter

Charity description

Hackney Winter Night Shelter logo
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

Find out more


How you can help


Collect donations online for this charity


Sponsor a fundraiser who is raising money for this charity


Make a donation to this charity

Fundraising activities and events

MyDonate is not responsible for the content fundraisers post on their pages, but if you see something you feel is offensive or inappropriate, please let us know