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Homeless Prevention

Basildon Council will do all it can to prevent you from being homeless. If you are homeless or about to become homeless you can apply for help.

Ask Online For Homeless Advice And Support Image icon - Apply If you are under threat of becoming homeless we advise you to complete an online homeless self-referral form here, in order to get access to the support and advice you will need. Friends and Family Eviction Image icon - Conversation If you are being asked to leave by family or friends our Housing Solutions team may be able to help prevent your homelessness. Rough Sleeping Image icon - Information Anyone can become homeless and sleeping rough can be dangerous, putting health at risk. Understanding how you can aid rough sleepers is vital to helping them off the street, connecting them to the local services available. Housing Assessments Image icon - Information If you are homeless or threatened with homelessness and would like some advice on your Housing options visit our Housing Assessments team, based in the Basildon Centre The Housing Solutions Service Image icon - Documents Our Housing Solutions service offers support and assistance if you are homeless or threatened with homelessness. Housing Emergency Contact Numbers Image icon - Phone Emergency contact numbers for homelessness help, information and advice. Rent Payment Difficulties Image icon - Information Rent arrears are priority debts which means the consequences of not dealing with them are serious and you could be at risk of losing your home. Hospital Discharge Image icon - Home Being discharged from hospital but have nowhere to live? We can help. Duty of Public Authorities to Refer Image icon - Apply In England many public authorities now have a duty to notify a local housing authority when they become aware that one of their clients or customers may be homeless or threatened with homelessness.
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