Greenwich Winter Night Shelter (GWNS) is a local charity which is based in Eltham and provides warmth, emergency accommodation and support for the homeless in Greenwich.

 During their stay, guests receive specialist support and advice to move them on into more permanent housing solutions and work towards breaking the cycle of homelessness.

 GWNS relies heavily on the generosity, hard work and dedication of our volunteers, including many at St. Michaels. 

Greenwich Winter Night Shelter are always looking for more people to help! All information about how to get involved is on the website, or you can email

There is currently both the day centre night shelter open for emergency accommodation. Want to donate to help? Click here >>