Our Staff 

We have a small team of staff who oversee our activities and make sure we have the resources and funds to support our guests. This includes the Director of Hackney Doorways and other staff who look after our buildings, volunteers and support our guests individually towards a more secure future.  

Director - Mark Palframan

Shelter Manager - Ruth Best

Shelter Coordinator - Colleen Sullivan

Volunteer Coordinator - Molly Sermon

Fundraising Assistant - Jojo Case



Our Volunteers and Supporters

The real heart of Hackney Night Shelter is our team of volunteers who help to run the shelters. Without them there would simply be no Hackney Night Shelter.

We are enormously grateful to all our funders and for the support of the wider community.


Our Trustees

The Charity is governed by a Board of Trustees who meet at least six times a year.

Chair: Andrea Daniels

Vice Chair: Arto Maatta

Treasurer: Mark Hosgood

Company Secretary: Kathy Meade

Safeguarding Lead: Georgina Sheeran

Linda Carmody

Patrick Ford

Dr. Brigid Hayden

Laura Lotinga

Michael Stubbings

Hackney Night Shelter is a Hackney Doorways project
Registered Charity number 1139183 Company number 07064774
Room 3, The Old School Rooms, 2 Powerscroft Road, E5 0PU
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