London Destitution Service - Refugee Council

London Destitution Service

Drop-in destitution service in Hackney

Practical advice and support, pastoral care, emergency provision, food, laundry and shower.

What we offer

We provide the following support:

  • Pastoral care
  • Cold and hot food
  • Referrals to other specialist services including legal advice
  • Health access
  • Signposting to and support for accessing shelter and hosting schemes
  • Shower and laundry
  • ESOL classes
  • Psychosocial activities including workshops in photography, art and music so the clients can learn new skills and develop a way of reconnecting with themselves

Who it's for

  • Asylum seekers or refused asylum seekers who are destitute
  • Vulnerable and homeless asylum seekers who have lost contact with their asylum application and have no legal representation

Contact Details

Drop in times
  • Day(s): Friday

    Time: 11am - 4pm