Blackburn with Darwen Borough Council - Housing Needs
King William Street
Public phone: 01254 585444
Website URL: http://www.blackburn.gov.uk
Service offered: Housing advice, assessment of housing needs and assistance to people who are homeless or threatened with homelessness. Provision of temporary accommodation for those people considered to be homeless and in priority need. Out of hours emergency homelessness assistance Tel 01254 585444 or 07739 454978.
Target group: General public
Area served: Blackburn with Darwen Borough Council area.
How to contact: Initial contact can be made by completing the online enquiry located on the following webpage. Once completed a housing officer will contact you within 5 working days to discuss your circumstances further. If you are currently homeless and have no accommodation tonight please complete the online enquiry then contact the housing needs team by phone (01254 585444)
Monday: 24 hours
Tuesday: 24 hours
Wednesday: 24 hours
Thursday: 24 hours
Friday: 24 hours
Weekends: 48 hours
Office Hours: 9am-5pm Monday to Friday
Wheelchair access: Yes - full
Accessible toilets: Yes
Access notes: Parking for disabled drivers. Ramped entrance. Loop system and access to signers.
Languages other than English: Gujarati, Urdu, access to interpreters and BSL.
Year established: 0
Staffing: 4 full time, 2 part time Housing Needs Officers, 1 Senior Housing Needs Officer
Public transport: Main train and bus stations - 10 minutes walk.
Record last checked: 17 September 2018