Manchester City Council

Homes & property Report rough sleeping and street begging

Tell us about people begging or sleeping on the street

If you have seen someone sleeping rough in Greater Manchester then contact the No Second Night Out service on:

tel: 0345 112 8128



This service will help to engage with the rough sleeper, find them emergency accommodation to get them off the streets and then more permanent accommodation to help keep them off the streets.

If you have seen someone begging in the city centre, or you've been victim of, or witnessed anti-social behaviour associated with begging, then contact Greater Manchester Police on their non-emergency number: 101 or via to report this.

Police officers will visit the location and identify if the beggar needs any support, and refer them through to the most appropriate services including those above.

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