Because of the current COVID-19 pandemic this shelter season is going to look and operate significantly different to that of previous years. Our traditional ‘rolling model’  will be on hold this year as we adopt a ‘static model’ where guests will remain in one venue for the full duration of their stay with us.  While the model has changed this season, our partnership with local churches has not! The shelter, like every year, cannot operate without the committed involvement from the local churches.

Guests are referred to GrowTH by Tower Hamlets based referral agencies, such as a local GP surgery and a day centre.  

Whilst guests stay with us they will receive resettlement help from our employed Advocate Workers in securing permanent accommodation.

GrowTH is a partnership of churches across Tower Hamlets and beyond from a variety of denominations and backgrounds, brought together to serve our guests. It is a privilege to work with all our partners including: