If you are homeless, threatened with homelessness and require advice or assistance, please contact one of the Homeless Offices detailed below.
Local authorities have a legal duty to help homeless people:
To be accepted as a homeless person for permanent re-housing in Dumfries and Galloway under the 1987 Act you must:
Appointments can be arranged in any of our offices or Customer Service Centres and in extreme circumstances we can arrange to see you in your own home.
Anyone who is homeless and finds themselves with nowhere to stay when the area offices are closed should contact the Out of Hours Emergency Service on 0800 811 505 and they will be able to help.