Foundations is a national body for home improvement agency services and handy person services in England. A home improvement agency can help home owners and private sector tenants who are elderly, disabled or on a low income to repair, maintain or adapt their home.

Homeless UK

Homeless UK provides information on over 9,000 services such as hostels and day centres for people who are homeless or are at risk of becoming homeless.

Newdawn Foundation

Newdawn Foundation is a non-profit organisation that provides free housing advice and options to homeless people in London and other areas.


Shelter is a charity working to alleviate the distress caused by homelessness and bad housing. It provides a free housing advice helpline and the website has a range of information and advice on housing issues. The website also has a directory of local advice centres where people can get help in person.