Housing Advice

Housing AdviceWe provide free, impartial and confidential advice on housing problems.

We can advise on all housing issues, particularly those affecting you as a tenant or as an owner occupier.

Advice is available over the phone, in person, and  by email, and our advisers can act on your behalf where necessary.

We help by

  • Providing Housing Advice
  • Acting as advocates
  • Offering Deposit Guarantees
  • Referring clients to Tenancy Support
  • Liaising with other agencies

We work with those who…

  • may be threatened with homelessness
  • are living in substandard or overcrowded accommodation
  • are sleeping rough or on someone’s floor
  • are living in temporary accommodation
  • are being released from prison, youth offenders institution, or discharged from hospital without an address

Drop in surgeries are available during the week at the CHAT offices in Tiverton: 9 – 5 on weekdays [10.30 start on Mondays] and by phone and email during office hours. We also offer drop in services in:

CREDITON  Tuesdays and Fridays 10am to 12.30pm

Council Offices
Market Street,
Crediton  EX17 2BN

Please phone first to check we’ll be there: 01884 255606

All our services are free to anyone in housing need, and are maintained through donations received from churches, community groups, Trusts and individuals.

CHAT_logoContact us by email or call 01884 255606