Tenancy Support Service
What is our Tenancy Support Service?
We offer regular contact, advice and assistance if you’re taking on a new tenancy or finding it difficult to manage your existing tenancy.
We will support you to live at home independently and successfully.
Is our service for you?
Our service is available if you have:
• Experienced, or likely to experience, problems with your tenancy. Or if you haven’t managed your own tenancy before.
• Significant personal support needs. Each tenant is potentially eligible for support depending on their needs.
How do we assess your need for support?
We need to consider:
• Your previous experiences of living independently.
• Whether you’re employed and length of employment.
• Other support services you currently receive.
• Your views and wishes, and those of professionals working with you.
How can we help you?
• Help you settle into your new home.
• Support you through life’s ups and downs.
• Help you with practical actions including paying bills, setting up utility accounts and checking your benefits.
• Guide you towards specialist help and support as appropriate.
• Support your health and wellbeing.
What does our support include?
• An assessment of your needs.
• A named contact and support team to provide help.
• Regular contact, either in person or by phone.