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Blackpool Advice Service - Housing and Homelessness

Telephone
01253 477760
Website
http://www.blackpool.gov.uk
How to contact
Phone, email or call into the office – no appointments
Within walking distance of the town centre, bus and train stations.

Service offered

The Housing Options Service provides advice and assistance to people who are experiencing housing related problems whether they are social, or private rented tenants or homeowners. In the first instance we will try and help people remain in their home, if safe and reasonable to do so, by way of referrals to mediation, tenancy sustainment, Money Advice, setting up a payment plan for rent/mortgage arrears, tenancy advice, negotiating with Landlord/mortgage lender etc. The Housing Options Service is responsible for processing housing applications to join the Housing Register – MyHomeChoiceFyldeCoast - for social housing. It is also has the responsibility to deliver the Council’s duties under the homelessness legislation

Areas of law

Opening times

Mon 9am - 5pm
Tue 9am - 5pm
Wed 1pm - 5pm
Thu 9am - 5pm
Fri 9am - 4.30pm

Target group

Anyone who is homeless or threatened with homelessness, or in housing need.

Area served

Blackpool

Languages

Disabled access

  • Full wheelchair access
  • Adapted toilets: No
  • Limited Parking close by for Blue badge holders. Ramped entrance. Access to BSL signers.