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:
500 people to access our services
274 Rough sleepers
170 supported tenancies
53 young people to have a home
51 women to have a home
200 people with their physical and
mental health needs
Confidence building, training, education and
employment support offered to all our clients
30 SPEAR Service users actively involved in
SPEAR’s work through volunteering
The launch of a new Homelessness prevention service
88 Volunteers who gave over 4,000 hours
SPEAR’s 30th Anniversary, celebrating the
transformation of lives
With your help, we can help even more people!
Enable people to leave the streets and take their first steps to a lasting, genuine, independence.
Provide a person centred approach, enabling people to reach their personal, social, educational and employment goals.
Supports people in temporary and more permanent accommodation, offering advice, resettlement and support to maintain their tenancies.
Is an early intervention, homelessness prevention programme which is outreach and community based.
Supports, advocates and connects former or current rough sleepers to support their physical and mental health needs.
Is provided by four multi-occupancy accommodation houses for men. Men are also supported through other mixed gender housing solutions and through independent flats.
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.
Is provided by two, multi-occupancy, mixed gender supported houses.
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…
“SPEAR took me from a dark place and helped me see the horizon, a brighter future”
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