If you are at risk of becoming homeless, do not wait until you are homeless before you seek help. Contact any of the following services who may be able to help you avoid homelessness, or they may refer you to another service that can provide you with help.
This support service helps people who are having problems with their tenancy, or who are at risk of becoming homeless, the aim of this visiting service is to assist tenants to keep their home and support them in managing their tenancy.
This service is provided by Dublin City Council and Dublin Simon Community.
For more information regarding this service please phone: 01 6354888, Mon - Friday 9am to 5pm.
Contact the central assessment and placement service, here you will meet with a member of the Housing Assessment and Placement team who will help you take action in order to help you avoid or overcome homelessness.
Your Homeless Prevention Options may include some of the following:
If we cannot prevent you from becoming homeless at this time we will then assess your situation in more detail. This assessment may include some of the following questions:
NOTE: We will work with other statutory providers eg; Department of Social Protection in order to establish your entitlements.
For more information on this service Free Phone - 1800 707 707
The Housing Welfare Section is Dublin City Council’s social work service. The aim of the social work service is to meet the combined needs of Dublin City Council tenants and the local community. All services provided are confidential and professional.
You can use this service if you are:
The Dublin City Council Social Work Services can assist with:
For more information please contact Dublin City Council, Housing Welfare Section, Upper Ground Floor, Block 1, Civic Offices, Wood Quay, Dublin 8. on 01 222 2233 or email email@example.com
Crosscare Housing and Welfare Information provides a walk-in information service to people experiencing poverty and social exclusion. The agency has an open-door policy, responding in a people-centred manner to those contacting the service. Crosscare Housing and Welfare Information carries out advocacy and follow-up work on cases of its clients and refers clients to specialist agencies where necessary.
Crosscare Housing and Welfare Information
1 Cathedral Street, Dublin 1
Tel: 01 872 6775 / 01 874 6915
Fax: 01 - 872 7003
Threshold can provide advice and support on housing issues. Please contact them on 1890 334 334.