Welcome to Evolve

We provide a place of positive change and growth where people of all ages and backgrounds are supported to develop the skills they need for independent living.

Harold motion We have evolved

South London YMCA is now Evolve Housing + Support

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Fitze Millennium Centre Somewhere to call home

Fitze Millennium Centre in Crystal Palace is now open

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Can you help to end chronic street homelessness in Croydon?

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Kieran motion Our vision

To make a lasting difference to lives and communities

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Crystal and Zoe motion Providing a solution to London's homelessness crisis

We are a leading homelessness charity, and London’s third largest provider of accommodation for homeless people

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We are a homelessness and community support charity, making a lasting difference to around 2000 people each year in and around London

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CR Zero 2020

Together we will end chronic street homelessness in CroydonCR Zero 2020

We believe that no one should be sleeping on the streets and it’s time to find new ways to help our rough sleepers, so we...

Community Host Scheme

 Community Host Scheme

We enable young people aged 16 and 17 who are unable to live at home to find accommodation in a family setting.

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We help homeless people

in Croydon, Lambeth, Kensington and Chelsea and Bromley


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‘It certainly opened my eyes to some of the challenges facing homeless people’

This month, our team at Burton White House and our Work + Learning team held a gardening workshop to continue...


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CR Zero 2020: The first Solutions Group meeting

On 6 October, the first solutions-based community group for CR Zero 2020 met at Croydon Community Space. The majority of...


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Bi Visibility day

Our Interim Director of Business Development, Alice Hainsworth tells us what national Bi Visibility Day means to her You may...


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CR Zero 2020: The Public Presentation

On Saturday 3 September, Alexandra House was open once more for a public presentation of the findings of Connections Week....