Comhairle nan Eilean Siar (Western Isles) Homeless Service

Contact details

Comhairle nan Eilean Siar (Western Isles) Homeless Service
Council Offices
Sandwick Road
Isle of Lewis

Public phone: 01851 822821


Website URL:

General information

Service offered: Assessment of entitlement to housing for people who are homeless, threatened with homelessness or who require housing options advice. Housing provided for people assessed as unintentionally homeless. Temporary accommodation provided, if required, while enquiries are made about eligibility. General housing advice and information provided, and support offered if required. Out of hours emergencies phone 01851 701702.

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

Area served: Western Isles.

How to contact: Phone (01851 822821) / Email, for an appointment. Open Mon-Fri 9am-5pm


Monday: 9am - 5pm

Tuesday: 9am - 5pm

Wednesday: 9am - 5pm

Thursday: 9am - 5pm

Friday: 9am - 5pm

Weekends: Out of hours service – 01851 701702

Office Hours:


Wheelchair access: Yes - full

Accessible toilets: Yes

Access notes: Parking for disabled drivers. Ramped entrance. Access to BSL signers by appointment.

Other information

Languages other than English: BSL.

Charity number: N/A - Chief Executive’s Department

Year established: 0


Public transport:

Record last checked: 03 July 2023


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