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Homelessness to Independence

SPEAR is a charity for people experiencing homelessness in SW London
including Richmond, Merton, Sutton, Kingston and Wandsworth.

We build communities in which everyone has a place called home.

Last year we supported:

 

With your help, we can help even more people!

Discover more about SPEAR:

Services

Rough Sleeper Outreach

Enable people to leave the streets and take their first steps to a lasting, genuine, independence.

Education, Employment and Training

Provide a person centred approach, enabling people to reach their personal, social, educational and employment goals.

Tenancy Support and Resettlement

Supports people in temporary and more permanent accommodation, offering advice, resettlement and support to maintain their tenancies.

Fresh Start

Is an early intervention, homelessness prevention programme which is outreach and community based.

Homeless Healthlink

Supports, advocates and connects former or current rough sleepers to support their physical and mental health needs.

Accommodation for Men

Is provided by four multi-occupancy accommodation houses for men. Men are also supported through other mixed gender housing solutions and through independent flats.

Accommodation for Women

Is provided by three multi-occupancy houses for women, including women who have experienced domestic violence. Women are also supported through other mixed gender housing solutions and through independent flats.

Accommodation for Young People (aged 16 – 25)

Is provided by two, multi-occupancy, mixed gender supported houses.

SPEAR'S 30th Event

A celebration of those we have supported from Homelessness to Independence and the hurdles we have faced together over the last 30 years. Here is a pictorial review…

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30 years of transforming lives

For 30 years SPEAR has been helping those who have suffered homelessness in SW London. Meet those who have been part of this journey.

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SPEAR Client wins film award

Luke entered our services as a shy, timid, and reserved young man, who at a young age has endured struggles many of us can only imagine. But he hasn’t been limited…

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SPEAR Services

SPEAR is a charity for people experiencing homelessness in South-West London. We build communities in which everyone has a place to call home…

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“SPEAR took me from a dark place and helped me see the horizon, a brighter future”
Hostel client

Hear him speak in our SPEAR film

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