Highway House is winner of the London Prestige Awards’ Homeless shelter of the year 2019/20. Click here to read what the panel of Judges had to say.
The Highway House Shelter is more than a homeless shelter. We are a shelter based in Tottenham, London that houses up to 45 men at a time. Since we opened our doors in 2009, almost 1000 people have been helped with shelter, food and counselling, along with the opportunity for much needed companionship with others.
We help those who have fallen on difficult times in their lives and need a helping hand. This includes those who are some of the most disenfranchised in our communities and without our help, would simply not be able to access other shelters in London. (including those with no recourse to public funds) many have lost contact with their families and friends. We work to help them rebuild their lives and rebuild their confidence.
The Highway House shelter work with a range of public services to ensure we are able to offer the fullest support to our residents. We are open to residents 7 days a week, 365 days a year. We work diligently with each person to ensure when they leave us they are ready to be independent once again and return to a full and fruitful life.
Pastor Alex Gyasi founder and Senior Pastor of Highway of Holiness church & CEO of the Highway House shelter on receiving his MBE in the 2019. This was awarded to him for his services to the community in Haringey, London (U.K).
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