Help someone who's sleeping on the streets

If you’re worried about a person you’ve seen sleeping rough, StreetLink can help.

Tell StreetLink about the person and where they are sleeping through StreetLink's website or app.

StreetLink will pass the details to the local council or outreach team.

The council or outreach team may:

  • find the person
  • offer support to help them off the streets

Contact StreetLink to get help for a person who's sleeping on the streets.

Call 999 if you think the person sleeping rough needs urgent medical assistance.

Last updated - 03 April 2018

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