European Election Emergency Proxy Vote

Applications to vote by emergency proxy due to physical incapacity or work/service reasons must reach us by 5pm 23 May. For eligibility contact or 01832 742155.

Homelessness and housing advice

We provide a comprehensive homeless service (in accordance with Section VII of part 6 of the Housing Act 1996, incorporating the Homelessness Act 2002 and Homelessness Reduction Act 2017) and we've contracted Midland Heart to provide this service on our behalf.

The Midland Heart Housing Options Team provide advice on:

  • finding accommodation in the private rented sector;
  • applying to go onto the Housing Register;
  • homelessness;
  • housing advice and
  • claiming Housing Benefit

They are based at 50 High Street South, Rushden, NN10 0QX and can be contacted on 0345 600 5050

If you are a professional making a homelessness referral please use our online referral form

A number of fact sheets are avaliable which provide initial advice on a range of issues:

You can also contact our Housing Services team using the contact details on the right of this page.