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South Tyneside Council - Homefinder Service


Contact details

South Tyneside Council - Homefinder Service
25-27 Market Place
South Shields
NE33 1JF

Public phone: 
0191 424 6567 / 6568
Fax: 
0191 4247830
General information
Service offered: 

Housing options advice. Assessment of entitlement to housing assistance for people who are homeless or threatened with homelessness. Temporary accommodation sought for applicants who are eligible and in priority need. Out of hours emergencies phone 0191 4562093.

Target group: 

People who are or may be priority homeless, and the general public.

Area served: 

South Tyneside Council area - South Shields, Jarrow, Hebburn and surrounding areas.

How to contact: 

Drop-in, phone, write or make an appointment.

Availability
Monday: 
8.30am - 5pm
Tuesday: 
8.30am - 5pm
Wednesday: 
8.30am - 5pm
Thursday: 
8.30am - 5pm
Friday: 
8.30am - 4.30pm
Accessibility
Wheelchair access: 
Yes - limited
Accessible toilets: 
Yes
Access notes: 
Parking available. Access to BSL signers. Home visits for people unable to attend the office.
Other information
Languages other than English: 
Access to Language Line and BSL signers.
Record last checked: 
11 March 2014