The housing and homelessness charity

Shelter Scotland / England

Housing Support in Dumfriesshire

We can help you if

  • You live with your family or on your own
  • You stay in Dumfriesshire or would like to
  • You stay in temporary accommodation or are homeless

Project overview

Shelter Housing Support Dumfriesshire offers support to single homeless people moving from temporary to permanent accommodation.

How we do it

This project supports anyone over the age of 16 without dependents, who are based in or wish to move into the area. The service provides both practical and emotional support, and also works with people who are at risk of losing their tenancies. We offer a range of services, including:

  • assistance in obtaining appropriate temporary and permanent accommodation
  • practical help with completing forms and preparing to move into accommodation
  • help to access other specialist services you may require
  • help in developing independent living skills
  • emotional support
  • assistance to talk to housing officers and other housing staff.

Contact our helpline to arrange a referral
0808 800 4444

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