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Help if you are homeless or at risk

We can give you help or advice if you're homeless or at risk of losing your home.

By answering a few simple questions using our Help with Homelessness online tool, we'll tell you whether you're likely to get help from us and offer advice for your situation.

You will be in priority need if:

  • you or someone you live with is pregnant
  • dependent children live with you
  • you are vulnerable, for example as a result of disability
  • you are homeless after a flood, fire or other disaster

Find out what help you might get

If you're not at immediate risk of homelessness but are struggling with your housing costs, you may be able to get extra help with a Discretionary Housing Payment (DHP).