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This service provides information and advice about housing to people who are homeless or at risk of becoming homeless. They may be offered temporary accommodation or permanent home.


  • Advice and Assistance

    If you are at risk of homelessness or already homeless the information contained here may be able to help.

  • Domestic abuse

    Information about North West Leicestershire District Council's approach to domestic abuse

  • Help with food and essential items

    Information on how those in need in north west Leicestershire can access essential items such as pre-owned furniture and white goods.

  • Homelessness

    The Housing Choices Team gives free advice and assistance on housing matters to anybody who is from North West Leicestershire or has a local connection to the district through work or family. We also have a responsibility to help people that are homeless or threatened with homelessness

  • Homelessness - rough sleeping

    Information on help and support for people sleeping rough including how to help someone who you believe may be sleeping rough including the Council's Severe Weather protocol.

  • Preventing Homelessness Strategy 2013 - 2018

    North West Leicestershire District Council Prevention of Homelessness Strategy 2013 - 2018

  • Struggling to pay the mortgage?

    The thought of of repossession can be frightening, but it's important to remember that you are not alone. There is a lot of help from your Council, from Government, from lenders and from advice agencies.

  • Worried about repossession?

    Worried about repossession? Practical advice about how to avoid becoming homeless in North West Leicestershire.

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