About Us

CHAT (Churches Housing Action Team) was founded by Christians who were concerned by the large number of people experiencing housing difficulty in Mid Devon.

We believe that everyone is entitled to decent, secure and affordable housing – somewhere to call home.

Awarded 2013

Awarded 2013

We give free, impartial and confidential Housing Advice in person, over the phone or by email, and our advisers can act on your behalf where necessary.

With the free support from our Tenancy Support workers we can support you to keep your home and move on with your life.

CHAT_logoContact us by email or call 01884 255606

CHAT Opening hours
Monday: 10.30am – 5pm
Tuesday: 9am – 5pm
Wednesday: 9am – 5pm
Thursday: 9am – 5pm
Friday: 9am – 5pm

Crediton Outreach – Council Offices
Drop-in appointments:
Tuesdays: 2 – 4.30pm (Housing advice)
Fridays: 9.15am – 12.30pm (Tenancy Support)

Cullompton outreach – College Surgery
Drop-in appointments
Alternate Tuesdays from 1 March 2016: 9.30am – 12.30pm
Reminders posted on our Facebook page the day before each outreach (see feed below)

NEWSLETTER
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Final reminder! CHAT AGM 7pm St James' Church, Tiverton, TODAY :-) ...

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Don't miss our AGM tonight - 7pm, St James' Church, Tiverton. Tea and coffee will be served and there is even free parking! Come along and find out more about what we're about. ...

1 day ago

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Here's our lovely Denise, who works with existing CHAT clients, helping them with Debt and Money Advice.
[Please note she is unable to take external referrals; if you need help with your finances please get in touch with your local Citizens' Advice].
CHAT works throughout Mid Devon, it's just our offices that are based in Tiverton.
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Great time with Denise from Chat who is doing a brilliant job and creating some great links in Tiverton

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CHAT's AGM is on Monday 27 June, 7pm, St James' Church, Tiverton, EX16 4HJ. All welcome to come along.
Out-going Chair of Trustees, Mac, will be reflecting on his time with CHAT and new Chair, Cath, will be looking forward.
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4 days ago

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Thank you, Heathcoat Primary School for inviting us to visit your teddies. Here are some of them, with their owners, all ready for tonight's Sleep-Out in the tent in the library. ...

5 days ago

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