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Dorset Council – Housing Services, Purbeck Area

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Dorset Council – Housing Services, Purbeck Area
Westport House
Worgret Road
BH20 4PP

Public phone: 01929 557 370 / 01305 221000


Website URL:

General information

Service offered: Assessment of entitlement to housing for people who are homeless or threatened with homelessness. Housing provided for people considered in priority need of housing. Temporary accommodation may be available while enquiries are made about eligibility. General housing advice and information for private and council tenants and homeless people.

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

Area served: Purbeck - Wareham and Swanage and surrounding areas.

How to contact: Phone, email or make an appointment.


Monday: 8.45am - 4.45pm

Tuesday: 8.45am - 4.45pm

Wednesday: 8.45am - 4.45pm

Thursday: 8.45am - 4.45pm

Friday: 8.45am - 4.15pm


Office Hours:


Wheelchair access: Yes - full

Accessible toilets: Yes

Access notes: Automatic doors at entrance.

Other information

Languages other than English: Access to interpreters.

Charity number:

Year established: 0

Staffing: 5 (Housing Needs)

Public transport: Wareham train station - 15 minutes walk.

Record last checked: 20 July 2022


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