I need help from the council

Use this tool to find out how to apply to your local council as homeless.

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There are different procedures to apply as homeless if you're under 16.

We can't guarantee that the results of this assessment will always be 100% accurate.

If you're unsure about any details, or if your circumstances are not covered, find out ways to get help with your situation.

Last updated: 7 October 2020

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