Day centres for rough sleepers

Use this guide to find information on the day centres available to rough sleepers in Lambeth. 

The Spires Centre

Day centre for homeless people and other disadvantaged groups, including rough sleepers and women involved in street-based sex work.

Services offered

  • Rough sleepers drop-in with assessment, referrals, showers, clothing and breakfast.
  • JobcentrePlus advice on welfare benefits.
  • Assessment and referrals to suitable accommodation.
  • Primary healthcare nurse.
  • Vulnerable women-only drop-in.
  • Adult learning centre where courses and qualifications include literacy, IT, volunteer training, visual art workshops, creative writing and music.
  • Outreach sessions for women involved in street-based sex work in Lambeth.

Spires does not have its own accommodation.


Drop-in, phone or email.

Spires Centre website

Public transport

  • Train: Streatham train station is a five-minute walk
  • Buses: 57, 109, 118, 133, 159, 201, 250, P13, 319, 249