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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 / 0300 123 6633

Email: /

Website URL:

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.


Monday: 8.30am - 5pm

Tuesday: 8.30am - 5pm

Wednesday: 8.30am - 5pm

Thursday: 8.30am - 5pm

Friday: 8.30am - 4.30pm


Office Hours:


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.

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Year established: 0


Public transport:

Record last checked: 10 November 2017


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