Scottish Borders Council - Homelessness Service
Public phone: 01896 661 385, 0800 3761138 (freephone) / 01896 752111 (OOH)
Website URL: http://www.scotborders.gov.uk
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: Phone, email contact for an appointment.
Monday: 8.45am - 5pm
Tuesday: 8.45am - 5pm
Wednesday: 8.45am - 5pm
Thursday: 8.45am - 5pm
Friday: 8.45am - 3.45pm
Wheelchair access: Yes - full
Accessible toilets: Yes
Access notes: Parking available.
Languages other than English:
Year established: 0
Record last checked: 11 December 2020