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When I first came to Providence Row three years ago I was sleeping in a garage. There was a camp bed and a stove. Sometimes I’d get a wash and I could stay reasonably clean. I was there for a few years before the owner asked me to leave as he needed the space.

Salary: £25,250 pa, 35 hours per week, permanent contract

We are looking for an experienced coordinator, to deliver and develop our innovative Wellbeing Programme.     

Fixed term to 31st March 2018 

Up to £30,000 per annum 

An introduction to our Recovery & Progression Services

Debs (pictured left with Pooja) lived in East London for more than 20 years, but around a year ago things started to go wrong for her.

“So many in our society are cast aside and dismissed so readily, they have so much to give, it’s heart-breaking”.

Corporate Engagement Awards

O introducere în limba română a serviciilor noastre


Many of the people we work with are economic migrants who are, or have been, involved in casual labour or trades. We know that casual labour is a direct cause of becoming homeless as it leaves people with little or no savings and security when their jobs come to an end.

News Items

Providence Row is part of new London Homeless Charities Group, launching first winter campaign with support of Mayor of London Sadiq Khan.
Homelessness charity Providence Row will be opening their gate on Saturday 1 July (6 – 9pm) to share an exhibition of beautiful and innovative work by their art group, a creative group for people affected by homelessness.

Providence Row has appointed Tom O’Connor as its new chief executive.

Staff at Providence Row are celebrating today for successfully passing the Advice Quality Standard (AQS), a nationally recognised quality mark for organisations providing free, independent advice to members of the public. 

Many of you may have seen the current trend sweeping social media – the #MannequinChallenge has seen everyone from the Obama’s to the England football squad getting involved.


Providence Row invites you to their annual Christmas Carol Service - a beautiful evening to sing carols, give thanks and raise much needed funds for people affected by homelessness in London.

Wednesday 13 December 2017, 7pm

Providence Row will be opening their gates for Art Night 2017 to share an exhibition of beautiful and innovative work by their art group, a creative group for people affected by homelessness.

Providence Row will be opening up their fantastic roof and courtyard gardens to the general public for tours as part of the Open Garden Squares weekend on Saturday 17 June between midday and 4pm.  

Blog Posts

It's Men's Health Week this week, so we spoke to Raph our wellbeing coordinator, about why we run a Men's Group and how it helps men affected by homelessness.

It’s Mental Health Awareness Week and we caught up with Raphael, our Wellbeing Coordinator, to find out more about mental health, homelessness and what we’re doing at Providence Row to help people with their recovery.

My name is Danny and I interned with Providence Row’s Enterprise and Training team for 7 weeks this past spring. I come from a small city in the States called Waukesha, which is located about two hours north of Chicago in the state of Wisconsin. 

My name is JC and I have been working in the homeless sector for 15 years. 

Today we celebrate International Women's Day at Providence Row.