Finding Accommodation as a Rough Sleeper

If you are rough sleeping, we advise that you seek help and advice quickly. If you are a single person or couple, the most realistic option is likely to be a room in shared accommodation.

Open Door

If you need some specialist support to help you find somewhere, or you are not ready to leave the streets yet and want some practical support, Open Door may be able to help.

Open Door is a charity that is open Monday - Wednesday, which holds a drop in centre, for homeless people and the vulnerably housed. They offer a hot meal, tea and coffee, some food, toiletries and clothes to take away. They also have an adviser who can help you with housing and other issues.

Housing charity Shelter are also a useful source of advice:

Last Updated: 29 January 2019