• at risk of homelessness
• worried about paying your rent or mortgage
• needing advice about your existing housing
• wanting to find out about housing benefit
you can get specific advice for ex-services personnel from:
Veterans Gateway – Information and useful services for veterans seeking housing support
Use our housing section for expert advice from our partners on renting or buying properties, eviction, homelessness, service accommodation, care homes and supported housing. Find veteran specific accommodation provided by our partners.https://support.veteransgateway.org.uk/app/finding_a_home
National Helpline: Telephone 0808 802 1212 Text: 81212 or
SSAFA, the Armed Forces charity
Practical Housing Advice and support for veterans and their dependents
Housing advice: https://www.ssafa.org.uk/get-help/joining-civvy-street/housing-advice |
Phone: 0800 260 6767
If you are looking for help with your situation you can contact Forcesline. Forcesline is a free and confidential telephone helpline and email service that provides support for serving (regulars and reserves), ex-Forces and for their families.
SSAFA is outside of the military chain of command, will listen and we will not judge. Your privacy when seeking help is fundamentally important to us.
Forcesline; https://www.ssafa.org.uk/get-help/forcesline or telephone 0800 260 6767
Help if you’re homeless: veterans – Shelter England
Phone: 0808 800 4444 to speak to an advisor at Shelter.
Phone: 0344 515 2399 to contact the local Shelter housing office in Plymouth.
St Petcock’s Exeter
Exeter’s charity for people who are homeless or vulnerably housed. They can provide emergency support and help you get into permanent accommodation.
Phone: 01392 217550
Drop in: St. Petcock’s (Exeter) Ltd. 10 Cathedral Yard Exeter EX1 1HJ
Plymouth Access to Housing (PATH) charity supports people who are homeless or vulnerably housed in Plymouth, They can help if you are rough sleeping, if you need to help to stay in your home and can help you to find accommodation.
PATH – Home (pathdevon.org)
28-42 Harwell Court
Tel: 01752 255889