Are you homeless or threatened with homelessness? Let us know by self-referring, we will work with you to try to find a housing solution. Applying for social housing Help and advice with applying for social housing. Help and advice from the housing options service About the housing options service and how to get in touch. Duty to refer How to refer people that are homeless or threatened with homelessness within 56 days. Victim of domestic abuse or violence There are a range of services that provide advice and support. Private rented accommodation Help to find accommodation and what to do if you're having problems. Independent housing advice Where to get independent housing advice. Other housing options and local support services See what other help is available. Young people leaving care Services and support for homeless young people and those leaving care. Homelessness directory Browse through a directory of support services. Unauthorised occupation (council homes) If you believe a council property is being occupied unlawfully.