East Northamptonshire Council

Homelessness and housing advice

East Northamptonshire Council has a duty to provide a comprehensive Homeless Service in accordance with Section VII of part 6 of the Housing Act 1996, incorporating the Homelessness Act 2002.

East Northamptonshire Council has contracted Midland Heart to provide this service on their behalf.

The Housing Options Team are based at 50 High Street South, Rushden, Northamptonshire, NN10 0QX Tel: 0345 600 5050.

They can provide advice on housing related matters such as:

  • Finding accommodation in the private rented sector.
  • Applying to go onto the Housing Register.
  • Homelessness.
  • Housing Advice.
  • Claiming Housing Benefit.

Key contacts:

Homes Direct (Midland Heart)

50 High Street South, Rushden, Northamptonshire, NN10 0QX

E-mail: homelessness@midlandheart.org.uk

Tel: 0345 600 5050

East Northamptonshire Council - Housing Services Officer

Cedar Drive, Thrapston, NN14 4LZ

E-mail: housing@east-northamptonshire.gov.uk

Tel: 01832 742040

Homelessness Grant Criteria 2013-14

Application for Homelessness Grant 2013-14

For further information on homelessness, visit Shelter.



Telephone: 01832 742000

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