The Homelessness Advice and Prevention Team works to prevent people living in West Lancashire from becoming homeless. The team provides the following services:
This section offers a guide to what we can do to help - but as every case is different it's important that you contact us as soon as you think you may be at risk of becoming homeless so that your individual circumstances can be assessed.
If you are a public body or a third sector organisation who wishes to refer someone who you believe is homeless or threatened with homelessness within 56 days, you can refer them to us by following the link to the duty to refer homeless cases page below.
Information for where you live
01695 585223 or 01695 585222 (01695 577177 for out of office hours emergencies*)
*The out of hours emergency number must only be used if you find yourself unexpectedly homeless outside of office hours and you are unable to make alternative arrangements. It is not to be used for general advice or enquiries about housing applications.