The SOS NI Night Time Service is a volunteer led, street based welfare service delivered on Friday and Saturday nights in Belfast city centre.

Our volunteers provide:

  • professional medical attention;

  • transport to hospital, home or other place of safety by SOS support vehicles

  • emotional care and listening ear services

  • signposting to statutory and community service providers

  • providing refreshments and provisions such as sleeping bags.


SOS NI clients include people who are: 

  • Victims of violent and non-violent crime

  • Suffering from poor mental health considering self-harming or taking their own lives.

  • Homeless

  • Under the influence of alcohol or drugs

  • Injured

  • Unable to get home or to hospital

  • Isolated, lost or separated from friends.