Please note: owing to the position on Covid 19 and the Coronavirus, some organisations and venues will be closed, some will deliver their services differently. You can find the organisation website address on InformationNOW and visit their site for updates. Visit the dedicated coronavirus webpage for Newcastle City Council.
From Tuesday 24 March 2020 Newcastle City Council’s Housing Advice Centre staff will only be providing telephone or email advice.
Phone: 0191 277 1712 or 0191 277 1716
Rough sleepers freephone listed below.
The Housing Advice Centre gives free confidential advice to anyone experiencing housing difficulties. This includes problems with rent or mortgage problems as well as basic benefit issues. They can also help with homelessness as well as tenancy problems.
If you need housing advice, are at risk of homelessness or have nowhere to stay the Housing Advice Centre offers free and confidential advice with the aim of helping people remain in their property or finding alternative accommodation that meets a household’s needs.
They can offer advice by phone Monday to Friday. They also have an Emergency out of hours telephone service. If you have nowhere to stay tonight, contact the Housing Advice Centre. If you have nowhere to stay after 5.30pm, at weekends or bank holidays contact the out of hours service for advice.