Housing Options - Useful Information
Your local council website should have useful information about housing schemes in your area.
The leading housing charity in the UK. They offer advice and help on all aspects of housing, including homelessness and poor housing through their online advice service and free phone telephone advice line. They can also direct you towards local housing organisations in your area.
Telephone: 0808 800 4444 (open from 8am to 8pm Monday to Friday, 8am to 5pm Saturday and Sunday)
Give free advice to help you to sort housing, legal, money and other problems.
Telephone: 03444 111 444
Disability Law Service
Give free advice to people on certain areas of law including social care.
Telephone: 0207 791 9800
This is the government organisation that deals with new or existing benefit claims including Employment and Support Allowance, Jobseekers’ Allowance, Income Support, Universal Credit and Support for Mortgage Interest.
Telephone: 0800 055 6688 (Monday to Friday 8am to 6pm)
Textphone: 0800 023 4888 (Monday to Friday 8am to 6pm)
Pension Credit Claimline
This is the number to call if you want to make a claim for Support for Mortgage Interest and you receive Pension Credit.
Telephone: 0800 99 1234 (Monday to Friday 8am – 6pm)
Textphone: 0800 169 0133 (Monday to Friday 8am – 6pm)
The Consortium for Therapeutic Communities
A charity for all those connected with, interested or involved in the delivery of relationship-based support and treatment.
Telephone: 01242 620077
Address: Waterfront, Kingsdown Road, Walmer, Kent, CT14 7LL
Shared Lives Plus
The UK network for Shared Lives and Home Share.
Telephone: 0151 227 3499
Address: G04 The Cotton Exchange, Old Hall Street, Liverpool, L3 9JR
Grants and benefits specialist charity. They can help you access benefits, charitable grants and support services.
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Contact our Advice team about mental health & related issues
0300 5000 927 Monday - Friday 9.30am - 4pm, not including bank holidays