Shelter Housing Aid and Research Project (SHARP)
13 Welford Road
Public phone: 0116 254 6064
Website URL: http://www.leicestershelter.org.uk
Service offered: Advice and advocacy on housing rights and options. Training, consultancy and information for other agencies on housing law and rights.
Target group: Anyone who is homeless or badly housed, agencies working with them.
Area served: Leicester, Leicestershire, Rutland, Northamptonshire.
How to contact: Phone/email or write to make an appointment.
Monday: 10am - 4pm (Phone)
Tuesday: 10am - 4pm (Phone)
Wednesday: 10am - 4pm (Phone)
Thursday: 10am - 4pm (Phone)
Wheelchair access: Yes - full
Accessible toilets: Yes
Access notes: Ramped entrance. Home visits for people unable to attend the office.
Languages other than English: Somali, Urdu, access to interpreters, BSL and Language Line.
Charity number: 1000515
Year established: 1974
Staffing: 4 full time staff, 2 part time +4 volunteers.
Public transport: Based in the city centre, opposite Old City Council offices. Train station - 15 minutes walk.
Record last checked: 13 October 2020