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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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 London’s third largest charity providing support to 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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Find out how you could help homeless people in Croydon

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Venue hire

Find a setting for your eventVenue hire

King George’s Conference Centre, based at our Stockwell service, has a number of rooms available for public hire.

Alexandra House

Learn aboutAlexandra House

Based in Croydon, this service supports 80 single homeless people up to 65 years of age with a range of support needs.


We help homeless people

in Croydon, Lambeth, Kensington and Chelsea and Bromley


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community host scheme

‘She didn’t just give me a room; she made me feel like family.’

Our Community Host Scheme provides accommodation for young homeless people in the London Borough of Lambeth (aged 16 and 17...


new board members

Evolve welcomes new Board members

Evolve Housing + Support is pleased to announce that Rebecca Pritchard and Isabel Sanchez, have become their latest Board members...


111- Umbrella

How to help the homeless: Part 1

Four short-term ways you can make a difference in the lives of people who are experiencing homelessness At Evolve, we...


Sharon's story of working for Evolve

'Coming to Evolve literally saved my life'

Sharon, a former customer, shared her story at our launch party at the House of Commons last October. Now she...