FirstStop Advice is an independent, free service providing advice and information for older people, their families and carers about care and housing options in later life.
Our Advice Line is a free, professional, confidential and independent service. It is open Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm, and calls are free from BT phones on 0800 377 7070.
We are a charitable housing association managing over 28,000 homes and providing a wide range of services.
PO Box 322, Sittingbourne, ME9 8PQ
0800 121 6060
- BHT Advice
Advice on housing, welfare benefits & debt. Accommodation adviser drop-in service on private rented accommodation. Independent legal advice that is free at the point of delivery.
Community Base 113 Queens Road, Brighton, BN1 3XG
- BHT Hastings Advice
Provides a range of services to advise people on possession action, homelessness, suitability of accommodation, tenancy rights, disrepair and allocations policies through drop-in sessions and a court desk duty scheme at Hastings County Court.
Renaissance House London Road, St Leonards on Sea, TN37 6AN
- Brighton and Hove City Council: Housing Services
Housing benefits and housing advice centres. Homemove is the lettings scheme for council and housing association homes in Brighton & Hove (see website).
Benefits Services PO Box 2929 Priory House, Brighton, BN1 1PS
01273 292000 Minicom 01273 290333
- Brighton Housing & Social Inclusion
New customer service team - first point of contact for tenancy management and general housing enquiries.
Housing Centre Unit 1 Fairway Trading Estate Eastergate Road, Brighton, BN2 4QE
- Citizens Advice 1066 Hastings
Information and general advice service with specialist money advice unit
Citizens Advice Bureau 1066, Advice and Community Hub, Renaissance House, London Road, St Leonards on Sea, East Sussex, St Leonards on Sea, TN37 6AN
- Clocktower Sanctuary Day Centre
Provides an advice and support service to homeless 16-25 year olds.
Wenlock House 41 - 43 North Street, Brighton, BN1 1RH
- Community Housing and Therapy
CHT runs 6 residential therapeutic communities for individuals who experience severe and enduring mental health, psychological and/or emotional difficulties.
24/5-6 The Coda Centre 189 Munster Road, London, SW6 6AW
0800 0181 261 / 0207381 5888
- Crisis UK
Crisis is the national charity for single homeless people, dedicated to ending homelessness by delivering life-changing services and campaigning for change.
66 Commercial Street, London, E1 6LT
0300 636 1967