Help now

Going through a tough time? Got a particular issue around housing,  domestic violence, immigration or debt? You may find the following organisations helpful.

Housing and homelessness

Helpline number: 0808 800 4444
National Charity Shelter, give free, independent housing advice and advocacy to those who are homeless or at threat of homelessness.

Domestic Violence support

Newham One Stop Shop
Helpline number: 0845 451 2547
Council service offers help and advice to those suffering from, or wishing to report domestic violence.

Solace Women’s Aid
Helpline number: 0808 802 5565
Solace Women’s Aid, an independent charity working across London, supports women and children survivors of domestic and sexual violence.

Debt advice


Council service Money Works offers Newham residents options on affordable lending and money management.

Immigration advice

PRAXIS community Projects

Praxis provides advice, information and casework to migrants at-risk, so that their human rights and needs are recognised.


Newham based charity RAMP provides advice, food and clothes to those with immigration issues.