Birmingham City Council

How do I get housing-related support?

Supporting People has commissioned a number of services that offer housing-related support. To find out more about these, use the service providers' contact details below.

24-hour services for single homeless people in need of emergency accommodation (Hub referral point):

Telephone: 0345 602 0549

Single Point of Access (SPA) services for the following groups of people:

Young people aged 16-25

St Basils
website: http://www.stbasils.org.uk/
email: youthline@stbasils.org.uk
telephone: 0300 303 0099

Women affected by domestic violence

Trident Reach
website: http://www.reachthecharity.org.uk/
email: info@reachthecharity.org.uk
telephone: 0800 111 4223

The Single Point of Access for people with learning disabilities is now closed. Select this link to see a list of providers for these services who can be contacted directly:
Housing-related support for people with learning disabilities

The Single Point of Access for people with mental health issues is now closed. Select this link to see a list of providers for these services who can be contacted directly:
Housing-related support for people with mental health issues

The SPA for people with physical disabilities, hearing or sight impairment is now closed. Providers for these services can now be contacted directly (see below).

The SPA for vulnerable people (offenders, refugees, substance misuse) is now closed. Providers for these services can now be contacted directly (see below).

Direct Referral Services for other groups of people seeking housing-related support

People with physical disabilities, hearing impairment and sight impairment can contact:

BID Services, The Deaf Cultural Centre, Ladywood Road, Birmingham B16 8SZ
email: spreferrals@bid.org.uk
telephone: 0845 6789880

The SLC Group
email: adminbirmingham@theslcgroup.co.uk
telephone: 0121 766 7402

Gypsies and travellers can contact:

Red Cross
email: supportingpeople@redcross.org.uk
telephone: 0121 772 7340 and ask for Circles project
Red Cross website

People affected by HIV or AIDS can contact:

Freshwinds
website: www.freshwinds.org.uk
email: spp@freshwinds.org.uk
telephone: 0121 415 6670

Red Cross
email: supportingpeople@redcross.org.uk
telephone: 0121 772 7340 and ask for Forwards project
Red Cross website

Ex-offenders and those at risk of offending can contact:

Freshwinds
telephone: 0121 415 6670

Fry
telephone: 0121 443 3180

Future Health and Social Care
telephone: 0121 384 8887

Nacro
telephone: 0121 333 6795

Stonham (Home Group)
telephone: 0121 380 4900

Refugees can contact:

Freshwinds
telephone: 0121 415 6670

Stonham (Home Group)
telephone: 0121 523 2040

Trident Reach
telephone: 0121 633 2194

Housing-related support services for older people

To find out about housing-related support services for older people, please contact the Supporting People team.

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