South Somerset District Council - Housing Advice Team
Public phone: 01935 462462
Website URL: http://www.southsomerset.gov.uk
Service offered: Assessment of entitlement to housing for people who are homeless or threatened with homelessness in South Somerset. Housing advice, homelessness prevention, welfare benefits advice and management of the housing register in South Somerset. Deposit bond scheme for single people and childless couples who are homeless or threatened with homelessness with a local connection to South Somerset. Telephones manned Monday to Thursday 8.45am to 5.15pm Friday 8.45 am to 4.45pm. Office open to public (drop in service) Monday to Friday 9.30am to 4pm
Target group: General Public
Area served: South Somerset.
How to contact: Present if an emergency, otherwise phone. Out of hours emergencies phone for anyone over 18 years of age - 01823 368244 or for under 18’s 01458 253241.
Monday: 9.30 – 16.00
Tuesday: 9.30 – 16.00
Wednesday: 9.30 – 16.00
Thursday: 9.30 – 16.00
Friday: 9.30 – 16.00
Wheelchair access: Yes - full
Accessible toilets: No
Access notes: Ramped entrance with automatic door. Loop system. Fee paying car parks to rear(long stay) and side of building (short stay). Public toilets in long stay car park. No toilet facilities on site.
Languages other than English: Language Line.
Year established: 1999
Staffing: Housing Advice Team
Record last checked: 05 July 2018