Homeless or risk of homelessness

Free information and advice

We provide free information and advice to anyone in Northampton who is homeless or worried about becoming homeless.  

We have designed our information and advice to:

  • help you take action to resolve your housing needs yourself if possible
  • encourage you to ask for our help without delay if you need it

Help to prevent or releave the main causes of homelessness

Advice on what to do if you are:

  • asked to leave by friends or family
  • asked to leave by your landlord
  • having money or debt problems including rent arrears or mortgage arrears
  • finding it difficult to mange in your home because of disablility, illness or age related issues

Specialist information and advice for people with particular needs

We also provide free information and advice on the specialist housing related help that is available for people with any of the following needs:

  • single homeless people or childless couples
  • care leavers
  • 16 and 17 year olds
  • LGBT+ community
  • victims of abuse
  • leaving the armed forces, hospital, prison or youth detention accommodation 
  • mental health issues, physical disabilities or learning difficulties
  • drug, alcohol or gambling problems
  • sleeping rough or at risk of sleeping rough 

You can find the information on these web pages or contact our one stop shop