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Help with Housing


*Please note TMBC do not have any house to rent, please follow the link renting a home in Tameside for your letting options.

For advice and information on renting in Tameside, claiming housing benefits, local council tax
For homelessness and housing advice please visit
Contact Exchequer Services 0161 342 3708 for information and support on council benefits, housing benefits and council tax support.

Tameside Homeless Service
☎0161 342 2700
✉️Homelessness/ Housing Options queries-
✉️ Housing Register queries-

If you already open to the service, you will retain the same Case Officer and will receive a letter notifying you of new contact details.

Housing Loss Prevention Advice Service

Government funded legal advice and representation (legal aid) for individuals facing eviction possession proceedings which could result in the loss of their homes.

🌐You can find your nearest Housing Loss Prevention Advice Service provider by typing in your postcode and ticking the box ‘Housing Loss Prevention Advice Service’ on the GOV.UK find legal advice web page.

Shelter offer advice and support services offering one-to-one, personalised help with housing issues and homelessness.
☎ 0808 800 4444
🌐 Online web chat is available Mon-Fri, between 9am and 5pm
Jigsaw tenants can contact their Money Advice team on:
☎ 0161 331 2000