Scottish Borders Council - Homelessness Service

Contact details

Scottish Borders Council - Homelessness Service
Paton Street
Galashiels
TD1 3AS

Public phone: 01896 661 385, 0800 3761138 (freephone) / 01896 752111 (OOH)

Email: homelessnessservices@scotborders.gov.uk

Website URL: http://www.scotborders.gov.uk

General information

Service offered: Assessment of priority need under the Housing Act. Can provide temporary accommodation for those assessed as in priority need - those with children or pregnant, vulnerable because of age (60+), disability or at risk from violence. Also offers general housing advice and information to private and council tenants and homeless people. Out of hours emergencies phone 01896 752111.

Target group: General public, including people who are or may be priority homeless.

Area served: Scottish Borders - Hawick, Galashiels, Jedburgh, Kelso, Selkirk, Peebles and surrounding areas.

How to contact: Drop-in, phone, contact for an appointment.

Availability

Monday: 8.45am - 5pm

Tuesday: 8.45am - 5pm

Wednesday: 8.45am - 5pm

Thursday: 8.45am - 5pm

Friday: 8.45am - 3.45pm

Weekends:

Office Hours:

Accessibility

Wheelchair access: Yes - full

Accessible toilets: Yes

Access notes: Parking available.

Other information

Languages other than English:

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Year established: 0

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Record last checked: 09 December 2016



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