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    Information for rough sleepers

The City of London Corporation works year-round on getting rough sleepers into accommodation. Our commissioned outreach service is on the streets looking out for rough sleepers every day, all weeks to offer emergency accommodation.

If you see someone sleeping rough and you think they are suffering the effects of exposure to cold weather, please contact emergency services on 999.

Sleeping rough or worried about someone who is?

If you are concerned about a rough sleeper, or sleeping rough yourself, you can report it online:

StreetLink connects rough sleepers to local services. If you see someone rough sleeping, always contact StreetLink, the pan-London reporting mechanism.

The City of London Corporation Outreach Team responds to all new information with immediate effect.

You may also be able to use:

Providence Row Day Centre
82 Wentworth Street
E1 7SA (Google Map)

The City Corporation commissions St Mungo's to work with rough sleepers in the Square Mile.

Contact the Rough Sleeping Coordinator

If you wish to speak to us about a rough sleeper, and you have already reported their whereabouts through Streetlink, please get in touch using the following details:

City of London
Guildhall
PO Box 270
London EC2P 2EJ

020 7332 3791
Email: Homelessness Team

#TapforChange

The City of London Corporation is launching a campaign to promote contactless giving and help tackle the issue of rough sleeping in the City.

People will be able to donate £3 a time to homeless charity Beam, by tapping their debit and credit cards on contactless payment devices positioned around the City. Please see the Tap for Change page​ for more information.

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