Emergency help with housing

Emergency help

If you are:

  • Homeless today
  • Experiencing domestic violence or abuse
  • Serious harassment
  • Anti-social behaviour 

If you need to leave your home immediately, you can come to the South King Street office during our opening hours, or telephone  01253 477760 .

Outside office only you can telephone 01253 477600.

In cases of violence against you we would advise you to go to the nearest police station.

Rough sleeping

If you are sleeping on the streets please come to our South King Street Office immediately.

Contact us

Our opening hours are:

Monday: 9.00am to 5.00pm
Tuesday: 9.00am to 5.00pm
Wednesday: 1.00pm to 5.00pm (9.00am to 5.00pm for telephone enquiries)
Thursday 9.00am to 5.00pm
Friday 9.00am to 4.30pm

Outside of our opening hours we provide an out of hours service, for emergencies only, on telephone 01253 477600.

If you want more information about your housing rights and the council’s duties please visit Shelter's website

For additional support, including access to food and emergency provision, please visit the Food Partnership website 

If you are a member of the public and have identified a rough sleeper, you can telephone us direct on 01253 477908, or email us at interventionsupport@blackpool.gov.uk

Housing Options

South King Street, Blackpool, FY1 4TR
Telephone 01253 477760