Homelessness can mean more than just ‘sleeping rough’. It can include:
not having a place where you have a right to live
having a place to live but that it is in poor condition
being locked out
facing violence or threats in your home
that it is unreasonable for you to continue living where you live for another reason.
At risk of being homeless
You can be at risk of being homeless for many reasons:
If you are worried about being made homeless, contact the Housing Options Team as soon as possible:
We can offer support and advice on the available options in order to make sure that you don’t become homeless.
In an emergency - homeless now
If you are homeless / sleeping rough at the moment, or if you are worried about someone else, contact us:
We can assess your needs and discuss the available support.
You can read about what the Council is intending to do to prevent homelessness by viewing our Homelessness Strategy
Homelessness Prevention Services in Gwynedd
Services available locally, giving individuals information and access to services that help prevent homelessness.
Please note: Gwynedd Council applies the 'test of intentionality' when considering applications.