Applicants need to go to the Housing Advice Gateway for initial interview. Applicant put on Gateway system to be interviewed. External agencies can also make referrals via the Gateway system.
Call the Newcastle Gateway -Monday to Friday, 8.30am to 12 noon and 1pm to 4.30pm: 0191 277 1711.For further information please visit www.newcastle.gov.uk
Phone Housing Advice Centre Mon, Tues, Thurs, Fri 10am-12 noon and 1pm-4pm, Weds 1pm-4pm. Out of hours phone 0191 232 8520. Application form and interview.
Phone or call in Mon-Fri 9am-4pm. Require background information, particularly around criminal record, substance use and medical history.
Complete referral on Gateway through Housing Advice Centre or other professionals eg social workers. Require background information (previous housing history, substance use, mental health and offending issues) and proof of ID.