Help from the council
Our guides explain how to get help from the council if you're homeless now or worried you could be homeless in the next 2 months.
Rules about who the council must help
How the council can help
Legal words and what they mean
The council might use some of these words when you ask for homeless help.
Places to stay in an emergency
You may be able to contact some of these places yourself. Or you may need to be referred by a council or a charity.
Advice for different groups
Last updated: 6 January 2022