Homes and property What we're doing to help homeless people

What we're doing now

We strive to support any Manchester resident who needs it.


Our priority is to try and prevent people becoming homeless

We have advice services and commission other organisations to help people with:

We can also support people to access affordable housing in the private rented sector

We have temporary accommodation places for people who are homeless including singles, couples and families, as well as those who are sleeping rough. We support people in to permanent accommodation. 

Homeless support for people sleeping rough

We have an outreach team who work with people who are sleeping rough to offer help and support seven days a week. If you are worried about someone who is sleeping rough please let us know.

Our partner Street Support works to connect people with organisations that can help people sleeping rough. We also work closely with, and commission, homeless charities and organisations in Manchester, including:

We also:

  • Work with partners to improve our services via the Manchester Homelessness Charter
  • Support the Big Change MCR campaign, which works with charities, voluntary and public sector organisations to provide real, long-term solutions to homelessness 
  • Support the A Bed Every Night scheme, which aims to provide a bed and personal support for anyone who is sleeping rough or at imminent risk of sleeping rough in Greater Manchester.
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