Ealing Churches Winter Night Shelter

Referral address

Dispersed properties project
Elm Grove Road
Greater London
W5 3JH

Referral phone

07930 378263

Referral email




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

People with very high support needs. People who might cause danger to others. Anyone who cannot get through the night without alcohol.

  • Minimum age accepted: 18
  • Maximum age accepted: None

How to get a referral

Referral agencies

Can only accept referrals from 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. This season also have an outreach worker 2 half-days a week.

Rooms and charges

  • Dormitory: 14
  • Total spaces: 14


  • Food: %author:field_hostels_food
  • Disabled facilities: Varies according to venue.

Rules and policies

User participation


Further information

Public transport

Maps and tickets provided for travel to venue by bus.


Most volunteers come from the host venues, but do take others. Need people to help with the overnight watch shift, and owner-drivers who can help transport the beds from one location to the next. Phone 07930 378263, email office@ecwns.org.uk or www.ecwns.org.uk


Money. Phone 07930 378263, email office@ecwns.org.uk or see https://www.justgiving.com/ecwns/donate

Is this page accurate?

If you work for Ealing Churches Winter Night Shelter and would like to tell us about any of this information that needs updating please email the Homeless Link Information team. Please note this email address does not contact the service listed above so do not use it if you are looking for help or advice. 

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